Mike Brown, Ferguson, & the Words That Strike To the Heart Of the Matter

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Denene Miller shares the words of others who powerfully embody the devastating effects of Mike Brown’s death.

Black Life Matters

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August 11 would have been Michael Brown’s first day of college. Here’s how the media is more concerned with the story of Michael Brown, and less so about his life.

Dear White Gay Men: You Don’t Get a ‘Race Card’ For Being Gay

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As gay men with white privilege, we want to explain to you how oppressive and embarrassing you are.

Dear White America

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Danez Smith is demanding that White America look and listen to the reality of racism.

No, Really, What Are You Fighting For?

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Allan Mott asks this question: How would you feel and what would you do if tomorrow the world suddenly became the place you’ve always wanted to live in?

Reality Check: I Have to Teach My Kids That Cops Will Probably Treat Them Unfairly

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Tracey Michae’l Lewis-Giggetts watched in horror as a white guy, high as a kite, got away with crashing his car and hiding his drugs right in front of the cops.

007 vs. Title VII: ‘Goldfinger’, The Civil Rights Act, and White Male Privilege

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Greg Olear comments on the blatant sexism and racism within the third James Bond movie, and what we can learn from white male privilege.

Why Are These White Boys So Untouchable?

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Dillan DiGiovanni asks: “What does our country stand to gain from perpetuating this deeply-rooted myth that black people are more violent than white men or people of any other race?”

Dear Tal Fortgang, Privilege Is Sort Of Like This

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Patriarchy is like a game in which you can’t pick your own difficulty level.

Questioning Dominant Group Privilege

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A call in for Christians, and all dominant groups to check their privilege and ensure equity among people of all social identities.

White Privilege (Conference), Resistance, & the Struggle for Truth & Liberation

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Minoritized people and our allies are coming together in greater numbers than ever before. We are pushing the boundaries unwilling any longer to accept the repressive status quo.

True Solidarity: Moving Past Privilege Guilt

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Jamie Utt explains that if privilege guilt prevents us from acting against oppression, then it is simply another tool of oppression.

Problems With Privilege

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The way we talk about privilege implies that if you drew the right card, your life is perfect.

This Infograph About Privilege Made My Day

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  Robot Hugs explains privilege (and what to do about it) in an easy-to-understand way. I know, these privilege conversations can suck but we really need to have them. The idea is simple: there is an uneven power distribution that makes life easier for some of us (like me: a white cisgender-female), while making life […]

Explaining White Privilege to a Broke White Person

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Gina Crosley-Corcoran grew up in the type of poverty Americans like to pretend doesn’t exist, so it was hard for her to believe she had any privilege.

“It’s difficult to acknowledge white privilege because it’s admitting you’ve got cheat codes the rest of society doesn’t”

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