Rage Against the Minivan: White privilege and what we're supposed to do about it.

Rage Against the Minivan: White privilege and what we're supposed to do about it.

If you don't have to think about it, it's a privilege. Check your privilege. Follow this link to find a short clip and analysis of the power of white privilege: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/videos/the-power-of-white-privilege

If you don't have to think about it, it's a privilege. Check your privilege. Follow this link to find a short clip and analysis of the power of white privilege: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/videos/the-power-of-white-privilege

onlyblackgirl:      mildishcambino:      mixed-apocalyptic:      guywithamohawk:      The irony.       In case anyone is wondering, 99% chance he is telling the Native guy that he is being honored, despite him saying that it isn’t honoring him in any way      ^^^and what he really means when he says that is, “this is all the honor I think you deserve and nothing more.”      He probably telling the native man to “chill out bro, you’re overreacting”

onlyblackgirl: mildishcambino: mixed-apocalyptic: guywithamohawk: The irony. In case anyone is wondering, 99% chance he is telling the Native guy that he is being honored, despite him saying that it isn’t honoring him in any way ^^^and what he really means when he says that is, “this is all the honor I think you deserve and nothing more.” He probably telling the native man to “chill out bro, you’re overreacting”

It's a bullshit leftist term, a racist term, if a white person said it, we'd be blasted, and there would be riots and looting in the streets. All hell would break loose...

It's a bullshit leftist term, a racist term, if a white person said it, we'd be blasted, and there would be riots and looting in the streets. All hell would break loose...

"Privilege is when you think something is not a problem because it's not a problem to you personally."  [follow this link to find a short video and analysis of the white savior industrial complex and a kind of Western privilege: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/1/post/2013/02/saving-the-savior-africa-for-norway.html]

"Privilege is when you think something is not a problem because it's not a problem to you personally." [follow this link to find a short video and analysis of the white savior industrial complex and a kind of Western privilege: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/1/post/2013/02/saving-the-savior-africa-for-norway.html]

On education: | The 33 Realest Tumblr Posts About Being A Person Of Color. Yes to ALL OF THESE!! Especially #29

On education: | The 33 Realest Tumblr Posts About Being A Person Of Color. Yes to ALL OF THESE!! Especially #29

Racism 101: AV Club  A short list of links to great and classic videos, from Dick Gregory to current spoken word pieces

Racism 101: AV Club A short list of links to great and classic videos, from Dick Gregory to current spoken word pieces

We live in a time when conversations about privilege have become incredibly commonplace. It feels like privilege has gone pop – and that's not necessarily a good thing. Because when we talk about privilege, we must do so with the kind of complexity that holds people of privilege accountable.

We live in a time when conversations about privilege have become incredibly commonplace. It feels like privilege has gone pop – and that's not necessarily a good thing. Because when we talk about privilege, we must do so with the kind of complexity that holds people of privilege accountable.

Ask the White Guy: Is the Oxford Dictionary Definition of Racism Too White for You?  The short answer: yes. But an understanding of white privilege is required for further insight.

Ask the White Guy: Is the Oxford Dictionary Definition of Racism Too White for You? The short answer: yes. But an understanding of white privilege is required for further insight.

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