What I Said When My White Friend Asked for My Black Opinion on White Privilege — The Militant Negro™

Something every person who doesn’t understand white privilege or thinks there is no such thing should read… It is horrific that it exists; but it does, don’t abuse it… Be aware of it and speak out against it. Until ALL races and “colors” have this privilege non of us should abuse it, flaunt it or deny its real. I’m ashamed of my light skin, I hate having this so called privilege and it hurts me that I do; but what a liar I would be if I said society doesn’t give me this unwanted…mark.

Originally posted on GOOD BLACK NEWS: by Lori Lakin Hutcherson, GBN Editor-in-Chief Yesterday I was tagged in a post by an old high school friend, asking me and a few others a very public, direct question about white privilege and racism. I feel compelled not only to publish his query but also my response to it, as it may…

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