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  • Racism Is Racist (And Other Liberal Bumper Stickers)

    07/09/2020 4:35:27 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 14 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | July 9, 2020 | Derek Hunter
    As I write this, I am sitting in a chair, writing on a laptop, enveloped in my cocoon of white privilege. I’m a monster, I know it. I have used my privilege to my advantage every chance I got, especially when I didn’t know I was supposedly doing it. Did I mention I’m a monster, perhaps history’s greatest? In spite of my horrendous behavior of not having done anything but be born, I can honestly say I don’t give a damn, and nothing I’ve written in the opening paragraph is to be taken seriously (though I am sitting in a...
  • Genocide with a Harvard patina

    09/05/2002 9:46:12 PM PDT · by kattracks · 10 replies · 193+ views
    TownHall.com ^ | 9/06/02 | Paul Craig Roberts
    Is the multicultural campaign really about diversity? Or is it about stamping out Western civilization and the "white race" itself? College students will tell you that a university education today is a guilt trip for whites. The purpose is to prevent whites from appreciating and absorbing their own culture, and to make it difficult for whites to resist the unreasonable demands (quotas, reparations, etc.) from "people of color." To the questions, "Who am I? What am I?" the white university graduate answers, "a racist, sexist, homophobic oppressor." Neither parents, trustees, alumni nor the public are aware of the anti-white...
  • Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About White Privilege.(Best Column Ever By The Author!!!)

    06/28/2020 3:55:37 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 83 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | June 28, 2020 | Wayne Allyn Root
    My name is Wayne Allyn Root. I'm an SOB (son of a butcher). I understand this "white privilege" controversy like no one person on Earth. I've never had it. I've never even had a whiff of it. That's why I have no "white guilt." I have nothing to be guilty about. But I have met plenty of privileged white kids. You know what you call them? Liberal Democrats. More on that in a minute. First, my background. My Jewish ancestors were far more likely to be slaves than to have one. My ancestors were persecuted, abused, robbed, enslaved and murdered...
  • Russian origins of black neo-Marxism

    06/27/2020 1:37:42 PM PDT · by WWII_Historian · 9 replies
    American Thinker ^ | June 26, 2020 | Gary Gindler
    “White” does not mean white. “White” in radical parlance means anyone of any race, creed, nationality, color, sex, or sexual preference who embraces capitalism, free markets, limited government, and American traditional culture and values.”This philosophical concept belongs to Noel Ignatiev, a white American of Russian origin, who is the ideological founding father of numerous radical black movements in America. The author of this concept was even lucky enough to see his best students -- Black Lives Matter (BLM) -- in action. Research into the work of this former Harvard professor finally answered the question of why BLM proponents are so...
  • A Minneapolis Neighborhood Vowed to Check Its Privilege. It’s Already Being Tested.

    06/24/2020 10:44:58 PM PDT · by Trump20162020 · 54 replies
    The New York Times ^ | 06-24-2020 | Caitlin Dickerson
    Mitchell Erickson’s fingers began dialing 911 last week before he had a chance to even consider alternatives, when two black teenagers who looked to be 15, at most, cornered him outside his home a block away from the park. One of the boys pointed a gun at Mr. Erickson’s chest, demanding his car keys. Flustered, Mr. Erickson handed over a set, but it turned out to be house keys. The teenagers got frustrated and ran off, then stole a different car down the street. Mr. Erickson said later that he would not cooperate with prosecutors in a case against the...
  • NSA contractor Reality Winner wanted to 'burn the White House down,' federal prosecutors say

    06/08/2017 6:34:09 PM PDT · by markomalley · 100 replies
    ABC ^ | 6/8/17 | MICHAEL DELMOROANNE EMERSONEMILY SHAPIRO JULIA JACOBO
    Reality Leigh Winner, a 25-year-old National Security Agency contractor accused of leaking classified information about Russian hacking to the media, wrote that she wanted to "burn the White House down" in notes confiscated from her home during a raid, federal prosecutors said in court today. Winner pleaded not guilty to a charge of “willful retention and transmission of national defense information” this afternoon in federal court in Augusta, Georgia. She was arrested at her Georgia home on June 3 and charged with removing classified material from a government facility and mailing it to a news outlet. Winner was a contractor...
  • Reality Winner Wanted to Play the 'pretty, white and cute' Privilege Card

    06/09/2017 8:33:11 AM PDT · by impetrio1 · 34 replies
    Black & Blonde Media ^ | 6/9/17 | Black & Blonde Media
    Now that Reality Winner's in legal jeopardy for abusing her paid position and illegally distributed classified documents to the media and issued a threat to the White House, maybe being a "pretty, white and cute" female is something that could be exploited because she is just so much smarter than everyone else.
  • Jordan Peterson Debunks White Privilege

    06/19/2020 9:31:36 PM PDT · by Jess Kitting · 26 replies
    Youtube.com ^ | June 19, 2020 | Brandon Tatum
    There's nothing more racist than targeting an entire ethnic group with a collective crime regardless of the innocence or guilt of its individuals. Watch as Dr. Jordan B. Peterson DEBUNKS the idea of white privilege. Video at link
  • Teen involved in stabbing of Barnard student Tessa Majors sentenced to 18 months in custody

    06/15/2020 10:00:16 PM PDT · by artichokegrower · 26 replies
    KSBW ^ | Jun 15, 2020 | Sonia Moghe
    NEW YORK — A teenager involved in the fatal stabbing of Barnard student Tessa Majors in New York last December was sentenced to 18 months in the custody of the Administration for Children's Services on Monday.
  • 'The biggest crime' - Southgate calls for the end of white privilege in football

    06/09/2020 5:49:46 PM PDT · by Stravinsky · 51 replies
    Yahoo! Sports/Goal.com ^ | June 9, 2020 | Goal.com
    England manager Gareth Southgate has urged football to rid itself of its white privilege problem as he revealed he had witnessed the blockage of black coaches and staff from prominent positions. With anti-racism protests spreading worldwide following the death of Minneapolis man George Floyd, the spotlight has turned to discrimination within the football world. Manchester City star Raheem Sterling says tackling racism is the most important issue society faces and that he believes that former Three Lions stars Sol Campbell and Ashley Cole have been given fewer opportunities in their coaching careers than team-mates Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard.
  • 'Police only make me feel safe because of my white privilege': Natalie Portman reveals she supports the Defund The Police movement and says her 'black friends feel terror at the hands of cops'

    06/09/2020 10:27:55 AM PDT · by RummyChick · 100 replies
    dm ^ | 6/9/2020 | brian gallagher
    Natalie Portman has said she supports the Defund The Police movement after admitting she was initially fearful of it because of her 'white privilege'. She took to Instagram on Monday, sharing resources that explain the movement in detail following the death of George Floyd at the hands of police on May 25. The 38-year-old said: 'My whole life, police have made me feel safe. But that's exactly the center of my white privilege.
  • Forrest Fenn confirms his treasure has been found

    06/07/2020 7:53:27 PM PDT · by Ben Dover · 36 replies
    KRQE ^ | Jun 7, 2020 | Jeannie Nguyen
    SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) -A Santa Fe author says the search is finally over for his controversial hidden treasure. Forrest Fenn confirmed with KRQE News 13, someone has found the treasure he did more than 10 years ago. Forrest Fenn’s grandson told KRQE News 13 over the phone that his grandfather isn’t going to be saying much today. However, he did say it is true, the treasure is no longer up for grabs. This all started when Fenn published his memoir called “The Thrill of the Chase.” In the book, he gives clues to a treasure chest he hid in...
  • Treasure chest hidden in Rocky Mountains finally found

    06/08/2020 9:21:54 AM PDT · by rintintin · 32 replies
    AP via Fox40 ^ | June 8 2020 | AP
    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A bronze chest filled with gold, jewels, and other valuables worth more than $1 million and hidden a decade ago somewhere in the Rocky Mountain wilderness has been found, according to a famed art and antiquities collector who created the treasure hunt. Forrest Fenn, 89, told the Santa Fe New Mexican on Sunday that a man who did not want his name released — but was from “back East” — located the chest a few days ago and the discovery was confirmed by a photograph the man sent him. “It was under a canopy of...
  • White kids, racism and the way privileged parenting props up an unjust system (must-read barf alert: "maybe parents should decide to be good citizens over being good parents")

    06/07/2020 8:14:07 PM PDT · by DoodleBob · 46 replies
    NBC News ^ | January 2, 2019 | Noah Berlatsky
    This past October, my son and his classmates lobbied their small private school to change the official holiday of Columbus Day to Native People's Day. My son wrote a short letter to the faculty explaining why they shouldn't celebrate white imperialism, and that native peoples were too often ignored or erased or pushed to the side in discussions of American history. Some parents didn't like the change, but the teachers and administration were supportive, and they changed the name.As you'd imagine, my wife and I were very proud. We’d hoped to teach our son anti-racism, and here he was doing...
  • Reds Exploiting Blacks: The Roots of Black Lives Matter

    06/06/2020 2:24:29 AM PDT · by Mount Athos · 32 replies
    accuracy in media (AIM) ^ | January 12, 2016 | James Simpson
    The Black Lives Matter movement (BLM) casts itself as a spontaneous uprising born of inner city frustration, but is, in fact, the latest and most dangerous face of a web of well-funded communist/socialist organizations that have been agitating against America for decades. The Black Lives Matter movement claims that only whites can be racists. And while justifying violence to achieve “social justice,” the movement’s goal is to overthrow our society to replace it with a Marxist one. Many members of the black community would be shocked to learn that the intellectual godfathers of this movement are mostly white Communists, “queers”...
  • Drew Brees' Instagram Message To President Trump

    06/05/2020 7:44:53 PM PDT · by EdnaMode · 149 replies
    Instagram ^ | June 5, 2020 | Drew Brees
    To @realdonaldtrump Through my ongoing conversations with friends, teammates, and leaders in the black community, I realize this is not an issue about the American flag. It has never been. We can no longer use the flag to turn people away or distract them from the real issues that face our black communities. We did this back in 2017, and regretfully I brought it back with my comments this week. We must stop talking about the flag and shift our attention to the real issues of systemic racial injustice, economic oppression, police brutality, and judicial & prison reform. We are...
  • Life of Privilege Explained in a $100 race.

    06/04/2020 4:02:20 PM PDT · by Sergio · 24 replies
    YouTube ^ | October 3, 2018 | Unknown
    A little video of a race that has been handicapped to make everyone feel guilty.
  • Vanity: White privilege is often described through the lens of Peggy McIntosh’s groundbreaking essay

    06/02/2020 7:28:06 PM PDT · by pilgrim · 31 replies
    vanity ^ | 06/02/2020 | Unknown
    White privilege is often described through the lens of Peggy McIntosh’s groundbreaking essay “White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack.” Originally published in 1988, the essay helps readers recognize white privilege by making its effects personal and tangible. For many, white privilege was an invisible force that white people needed to recognize. It was being able to walk into a store and find that the main displays of shampoo and panty hose were catered toward your hair type and skin tone. It was being able to turn on the television and see people of your race widely represented. It was being...
  • D.C. Prep School Beloved by Dem Leaders Refuses to Return Gov’t Loan

    05/13/2020 5:50:54 AM PDT · by kevcol · 24 replies
    Washington Free Beacon ^ | May 12, 2020 | Charles Fain Lehman
    Sidwell Friends School, a Quaker-affiliated independent school known for enrolling top lawmakers' children—including the daughters of former presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama—accepted a $5.2 million loan under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), Congress's bailout fund for small businesses affected by the coronavirus crisis. The school, which brings in over $40 million in tuition annually, declined to give back the loan after Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin called on "private schools with significant endowments" to "return" PPP funds. In a letter to the community, the board of trustees cited its "fiduciary responsibilities" as well as "our Quaker values" in...
  • The rush to close businesses amid coronavirus reeks of white privilege (two month old article almost sounds conservative)

    05/13/2020 9:49:44 PM PDT · by DoodleBob · 16 replies
    Philadelphia Inquirer ^ | March 18, 2020 | Solomon Jones
    As I traversed downtown Philadelphia on Tuesday, I saw shuttered storefronts after Mayor Jim Kenney ordered nonessential businesses to close to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. I don’t disagree with the mayor’s order, and I believe it was necessary. But I also believe that much of the government and media response to this virus has come from a place of white privilege. In a city where 25% of the population lives in poverty — and where black and brown people are overrepresented in that number — every business owned by a person of color is essential. You don’t need...