As participants gather for the US Social Forum in Detroit, let us all hope that the struggle against white supremacy and racism is brought to the forefront. A study of the World Social Forum in 2005 in Brazil presents an interesting and analysis on this. Hopefully, some of the deficiencies cited in the study have been dealt with since then, but I bet that is not the case.
Below is a sample of the report. To view the entire report from UCR Institute for Research on World-Systems University of California-Riversidego to http://www.irows.ucr.edu/papers/irows36/irows36.htm