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  1. 14 Apr '15 10:15
    http://thoughtcatalog.com/macy-sto-domingo/2014/04/18-things-white-people-seem-to-not-understand-because-white-privilege/

    i will just post all 18 of them.

    1. White Privilege is being able to move into a new neighborhood and being fairly sure that your neighbors will be pleasant to you and treat you with respect.

    2. White Privilege is being able to watch a movie, read a book and open the front page of a newspaper and see yourself and your race widely represented and spoken for.

    3. White Privilege is being able to seek legal, financial and medical help without having your race work against you.

    4. White Privilege is living in a world where you are taught that people with your skin tone hold the standard for beauty.

    5. White Privilege is never being told to, “get over slavery”.

    6. White Privilege is having the prevalence and importance of the English language and finding amusement in ridiculing people of colour/immigrants for their accents and their difficulty in speaking a language that is not their native tongue.

    7. White Privilege is arrogantly believing that reverse racism actually exists.

    8. White Privilege is being able to stay ignorant to the fact that racial slurs are part of a systematic dehumanization of entire groups of people who are and have historically been subjugated and hated just for being alive.

    9. White Privilege is not having your name turned into an easier-to-say Anglo-Saxon name.

    10. White Privilege is being able to fight racism one day, then ignore it the next.

    11. White privilege is having your words and actions attributed to you as an individual, rather than have them reflect members of your race.

    12. White Privilege is being able to talk about racism without appearing self-serving.

    13. White Privilege is being able to be articulate and well-spoken without people being surprised.

    14. White Privilege is being pulled over or taken aside and knowing that you are not being singled out because of your race/colour.

    15. White Privilege is not having to teach your children to be aware of systematic racism for their own protection.

    16. White Privilege is not having to acknowledge the fact that we live in a system that treat people of colour unfairly politically, socially and economically and choosing, instead, to believe that people of colour are inherently less capable.

    17. White Privilege is not having your people and their culture appropriated, romanticized or eroticized for the gain and pleasure of other white people.

    18. White Privilege is being able to ignore the consequences of race.
  2. 14 Apr '15 10:40
    4. White Privilege is living in a world where you are taught that people with your skin tone hold the standard for beauty.

    Is that why whitey spends hours in the sun - disregarding the heightened chance of getting cancer - trying to get a tan?
  3. 14 Apr '15 10:42
    8. White Privilege is being able to stay ignorant to the fact that racial slurs are part of a systematic dehumanization of entire groups of people who are and have historically been subjugated and hated just for being alive.

    Is it okay for whitey to say "nigger"? What if blacky says it?
  4. 14 Apr '15 10:45 / 2 edits
    12. White Privilege is being able to talk about racism without appearing self-serving.

    So should whitey not talk about racism? Is whitey then accused of ignoring racism? Can whitey win? Ever?
  5. 14 Apr '15 10:46
    14. White Privilege is being pulled over or taken aside and knowing that you are not being singled out because of your race/colour.

    What if the police officer is blacky?
  6. 14 Apr '15 11:16
    Originally posted by Great King Rat
    14. White Privilege is being pulled over or taken aside and knowing that you are not being singled out because of your race/colour.

    What if the police officer is blacky?
    then you might be getting a solid helping of 7
  7. 14 Apr '15 11:24
    Take it to the White Guilt forum.
  8. 14 Apr '15 11:34
    Originally posted by Zahlanzi
    then you might be getting a solid helping of 7
    Is this because there are no black police officers, or because black people lack the ability to be racist?
  9. 14 Apr '15 11:36
    Originally posted by FishHead111
    Take it to the White Guilt forum.
    But that is every forum.
  10. 14 Apr '15 12:28
    Originally posted by Great King Rat
    Is this because there are no black police officers, or because black people lack the ability to be racist?
    sure blacks can be racist.

    you qualify for number 7 because you think that is likely to be a problem.


    let me put it another way. gun deaths in america are very troublesome. so the guy that screams about deaths by shark attacks, trying to cover the voices of gun control and safety advocates, is a little bit abnoxious.
  11. 14 Apr '15 12:37
    Originally posted by Zahlanzi
    sure blacks can be racist.

    you qualify for number 7 because you think that is likely to be a problem.


    let me put it another way. gun deaths in america are very troublesome. so the guy that screams about deaths by shark attacks, trying to cover the voices of gun control and safety advocates, is a little bit abnoxious.
    By all means, show me some meaningful data that justifies the claims you are making. So blacky is being pulled over because of the color of his skin, and whitey isn't. Please, justify both claims with some data. Thanks.

    By the way, are we specifically talking about America here? Because I notice you talk about America a lot, and according to your profile you're Romanian.
  12. 14 Apr '15 12:43 / 4 edits
    Originally posted by Great King Rat
    By all means, show me some meaningful data that justifies the claims you are making. So blacky is being pulled over because of the color of his skin, and whitey isn't. Please, justify both claims with some data. Thanks.

    By the way, are we specifically talking about America here? Because I notice you talk about America a lot, and according to your profile you're Romanian.
    yes, we have racism here.
    and i just read a great piece about racism in Ukraine.
    surprisingly (not), racism exists everywhere

    what romania and ukraine have in common is that we know damn well we have racism.

    you think you have eradicated it years ago.


    not that where i am from has anything to do with the contents of this thread. and you know that don't you?
    it is also revealing that you assumed this is about america. US is not mentioned in those 18 points.
  13. 14 Apr '15 12:58
    The race for equality ended when certain groups have determined the majority needs to apologize or compensate others for perceived ambiguous injustices. No one should be ashamed or feel guilty because of their race.
  14. 14 Apr '15 12:59
    Originally posted by Zahlanzi
    [b]yes, we have racism here.
    We do have racism here. Your post is completely racist and offensive.
  15. 14 Apr '15 13:04 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by Zahlanzi
    what romania and ukraine have in common is that we know damn well we have racism.

    you think you have eradicated it years ago.


    not that where i am from has anything to do with the contents of this thread. and you know that don't you?
    it is also revealing that you assumed this is about america. US is not mentioned in those 18 points.
    Where did you get that idea?
    All our news media and liberal douche hats do is scream about racism every chance they get.
    Your happy crappy article about white privilege is proof of that.