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"White Fear, White Flight, the Rules of Racial Standing and Whiteness as Property: Why Two Critical Race Theory Constructs are Better Than One" icon

White Fear, White Flight, the Rules of Racial Standing and Whiteness as Property: Why Two Critical Race Theory Constructs are Better Than One

Despite earning the highest grade point average (GPA) in her graduatingclass at the recently integrated Cleveland High School (CHS) in Cleveland,Mississippi, Ms. Jasmine Shepard, an African-American female, was named “covaledictorian” with Ms. Heather Bouse, a White female, who had a lowerGPA. Utilizing Derrick Bell’s rules of racial standing theory and Cheryl Harris’analytical construct whiteness as property, this article examines Ms....

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