“Act Like You’ve Been There Before:” The Age-Old White Taunt of White Privilege

I’d prefer not calling it White Privilege, because I’m Black — and I want it too. But funny, regardless of how much I “act” American, I still can’t seem to get enough college degrees (4, and counting) to purchase me some privilege. How did we get here?

What to make of Black Expression

The brilliant White social commentator Tim Wise, in an article titled “Whites Swim in Racial Preference,” summarized the effect of living in so much privilege that it is not even recognizable:

Dr. Andrews is an Oakland native and New Zealand citizen. His awesome new book is titled “Policing Black Athletes: Racial Disconnect in Sports” (NY: Peter Lang)

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