The Committee for Ministry on Racism recommends that SEYM Friends and other visitors to this website read Peggy McIntosh’s “White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack.” Simply click on the link below to access her article.
Peggy McIntosh founded, and is the senior associate, of the National Seed (Seeking Educational Equity and Diversity) Project, headquartered at the Wellsley Centers for Women. Her “papers on White Privilege are the ones most cited on the subject around the world according to Google Scholar.” (nationalseedproject.org)
The Project is a “peer-led professional development program that creates conversational communities to drive personal, organizational and societal change toward greater equity and diversity.” (nationalseedproject.org)
Please note: The SEED website is the only site where electronic publishing of the White Privilege papers is allowed. Please read the copyright regulations on the link for obtaining printed copies. 30 copies may be downloaded free. SEYM received permission to post the link.