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The Narrative of Frederick Douglass: Background

This LibGuide will support you in your research for your paper and will guide you in your understanding of institutional racism in the United States.


"What Is Systemic Racism?" is an 8-part video series that shows how racism shows up in our lives across institutions and society: Wealth Gap, Employment, Housing Discrimination, Government Surveillance, Incarceration, Drug Arrests, Immigration Arrests, Infant Mortality…

Yes, systemic racism is really a thing. 

What is Systemic Racism?

Employment Inequality

Government Surveillance

The Wealth Gap

Housing Discrimination