Paul Marcus is the Executive Director of Community Change, Inc., an organization whose mission is to promote racial justice and equity by challenging systemic racism and acting as a catalyst for anti-racist action and learning. His own journey has led him to continually examine the limitations the ideological lenses he carries with him as a straight, white, male in a society that structurally privileges people with those identities. Foundational to all of his work is making visible the systemic reality of racism and other forms of oppression.
He taught the "History and Development of Racism in the United States of America" at Boston College and has extensive experience planning and conducting workshops and trainings for wide variety organizations and communities. He has worked with organizers and educators from across the country exploring and challenging the role of white people in perpetuating and maintaining white supremacy, racism and white privilege.
SW 409 Realities of Racism and Oppression in Today's World