Finding Our True North for Racial Justice: Redefining Power

  • Posted on: 17 April 2020
  • By: Damita Brown

Dr. Damita Brown

How does a racial justice lens redefine power within a white led and predominantly white organization?

Instrumentalist justice looks like exploiting black participation as opposed to sharing power. In that situation tactics of dominance continue to run the organization. From divide and conquer to hiring black gatekeepers – some one has to handle the “natives”.

What really has not happened in Madison is an understanding that racism is disgusting.