"I cringe when I hear 'Karen' jokes. It just makes me uncomfortable."
"I have the privilege of learning about racism, of hearing about it from my family, rather than experiencing it."
Trump Is Now Trying To Cancel Racial Sensitivity Trainings For Federal Agencies, Calling Them "A Sickness"
The White House memo targeting these trainings comes after weeks of pro-Trump pundits attacking critical race theory.
“I knew they were going to run into trouble. The question was how much?"
„Hört auf, uns umzubringen“ vs. „Wir wollen 'nen Haarschnitt.“
From Audre Lorde's groundbreaking essays to Ibram X. Kendi's guide to being antiracist, these books are a great resource for understanding why people are protesting right now.
"No one in the Zoom, myself included, said anything."
Kristin Davis Opened Up About The "Horrifying" Racism Her Children Experience — And What It's Taught Her About White Privilege
"It was a very harsh moment of understanding. I don’t know how every person of colour has gotten through this. I don’t understand how you could take this every day."
NBA's Kyle Korver Wrote A Personal Essay About White Privilege, White Guilt, And White Responsibility, And Every White Person Should Read It, TBQH
"How can I — as a white man, part of this systemic problem — become part of the solution when it comes to racism in my workplace? In my community? In this country?"
"Every single person in jail right now for smoking pot should be released yesterday."
Anne Hathaway Called Out White Privilege In A Thoughtful Post About The Murder Of Teenager Nia Wilson
"White people DO NOT have equivalence for this fear of violence."
The ability to stop talking about injustice might be the greatest white privilege of all.
"To not see black or Latina women as famous in my industry is crazy!"
"People laughed- oh look at that harmless, ~ silly white girl ~ with a giant sword!!"
Slideshows are the best way to express anger.
And now she's being asked to speak at other schools.
A deep dive into racial dynamics and privilege through the perspective of the most persecuted condiment in modern society – mayonnaise.
White Girl is ostensibly the story of a college girl who moves to Queens for the cheap rent, hooks up with a Puerto Rican drug dealer, and ruins his life, interspersed with graphic sex and indiscriminate drug use. But it’s actually a trenchant critique of the privilege afforded young, beautiful, white women, and the wreckage they can leave behind.
Writers and activists gathered at The New Yorker Festival to talk about systemic racism, police violence, and the changes that are coming.
"I'm selling my antidepressants!"
The hashtag was trending on Twitter Wednesday and Thursday after a grand jury cleared the officer who killed Eric Garner.