This information pack provides links to South African history, data and statistics, diversity theory and a couple of simple practical exercises, to help us better understand AfrikaBurn within the context of the Burn Community and AfrikaBurn within the context of South Africa and the African continent. It’s an opportunity to bring awareness to own power and positions that we carry as individuals.
Bolded links to articles are must reads.
Other links provide background and are recommended reading.
Towards a People’s history
Visual map of South Africa’s
Race: What do South Africans really think?
How South Africa changed
4 Ways White People
Aamer Rahman (Fear of the Brown Planet) Reverse Racism
Eusebius McKaiser Not a racist? Then do something
Things White People
How I learned to stop
Melanie Funchess –
Why I’m no longer
5 types of Becky’s
Check privilege when
Long article on Rhodes Must Fall from UK perspective
Dancing in the name of capitalism
Hard Questions 1 – Devin Isaacs
AfrikaBurn: The unbearable burning of whiteness
Burning Man: A ‘’White People Thing’’?
Accepted Disability Terminology
TSER Gender Pronouns
TSER Gender Unicorn
Language shift in institutions
BALLE Outside In
2018 Commitments to Prioritize Equity at BALLE
Race, Power and Policy: Dismantling Structural Racism