What we mean when we talk about confronting privilege
Calling someone a racist is more disturbing to the mainstream than actual institutional racism. Short of witnessing a lynching, there is always some way to explain away race bias. So it goes, too, with privilege.
h/t to Lexica at Clipmarks for finding this gem.
Do take time to read the whole wise post at What Tami Said. White folks, we need to know this inside and out, because we can’t tell the rain from the false echoes on our culture-acclimated radar.
As Tami said: “There is always some way to explain away race bias.”
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