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This guide is intended to provide general resources & information on Anti-racism.

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Terms to Know

Anti-racism: the work of actively opposing racism by advocating for changes in political, economic, and social life. Anti-racism tends to be an individualized approach, and set up in opposition to individual racist behaviors and impacts. 

[from the Racial Equity Tools Glossary
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Racial equity: the condition that would be achieved if one's racial identity no longer predicted, in a statistical sense, how one fares. When we use the term, we are thinking about racial equity as one part of racial justice, and thus we also include work to address root causes of inequities not just their manifestation. This includes elimination of policies, practices, attitudes and cultural messages that reinforce differential outcomes by race or fail to eliminate them.

[from Center for Assessment and Policy Development]

Racial justice: the proactive reinforcement of policies, practices, attitudes and actions that produce equitable power, access, opportunities, treatment, impacts and outcomes for all. 

[from Race Forward, "Race Reporting Guide"]

Determine Implicit/Unconscious Bias