Racialization in Whiteness

Choose 1 of the following items listed below, and describe (in detail) how it is addressed in the Possessive Investment in Whiteness. Then Compare how two different ethnic groups experienced different outcomes surrounding the topic. You should incorporate quotes from readings in your response. Include 2 outside sources (articles, books, quotes, etc) that discuss your topic. Include a works cited page.

New Deal Programs (choose one)

Suburbanization (the making of white suburbs, Black cities)


Environmental Racism

The Law

The War on Drugs

Racialization of Labor

You may want to address: How can we see the lasting effects of your topic? Why is race more significant than social class in explaining this topic? Do you think this issue is still relevant in todays society?