Black People : WHITE PRIVILEGE?

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  1. Kemetstry

    Kemetstry going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

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    How Friendly White People Drive Black Unemployment
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    There's a comforting-to-white-people fiction about racism and racial inequality in the United States today: They're caused by a small, recalcitrant group who cling to their egregiously inaccurate beliefs in the moral, intellectual and economic superiority of white people.

    The reality: racism and racial inequality aren't just supported by old ideas, unfounded group esteem or intentional efforts to mistreat others, said Nancy DiTomaso, author of the new book, The American Non-Dilemma: Racial Inequality Without Racism. They're also based on privilege, she said -- how it is shared, how opportunities are hoarded and how most white Americans think their career and economic advantages have been entirely earned, not passed down or parceled out.

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    I cant post this in the generic forum for some reason





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    :SuN020: some white person has discovered privilege? whoop de do!
     
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    They view their superiority as the norm and a right. Which is why so many are freaking out at the loss of it





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