Black People : Why we don’t have White History Month

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    A sociologist explains why it would be ridiculous.

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    People protest the appointment of white nationalist alt-right media mogul, former Breitbart News head Steve Bannon, to be chief strategist of the White House by President-elect Donald Trump on November 16, near City Hall in Los Angeles, California.

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    During February, it’s not uncommon to hear the refrain, “If there’s an African-American History Month, why isn’t there a white one?”

    This question, and its close relative “What’s wrong with being proud of being white?” sometimes comes from people who sincerely, if oversimplistically, think racial equality should mean identical treatment for all racial identity groups.


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    http://www.vox.com/identities/2017/...-history-month-white-pride-nationalism-racism

    Why we don’t have White History Month

    A sociologist explains why it would be ridiculous.
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