There is no such thing as a Black Community

Community: (1) a group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common. (2) a feeling of fellowship with others, as a result of sharing common attitudes, interests, and goals. When I hear people say “the Black community” or “the Jewish community” I shake my head in disagreement. It is… Continue reading There is no such thing as a Black Community

Smashing Confederate statues benefits who?

Like a thief in the night, Confederate statues were removed at Austin, Texas and throughout the nation. The quarrelsome that quickly unfolded afterwards is expected. It’s at the point where these “cause and reaction” events are getting predictable, at the cost of our country’s history. When there was a mass shooting at Charleston Church South… Continue reading Smashing Confederate statues benefits who?

The (insulting) hypocrisy with White Privilege

What is White Privilege? According to Wikipedia, White Privilege is a term for societal privileges that benefit people identified as white in Western countries, beyond what is commonly experienced by non-white people under the same social, political, or economic circumstances. Then to expand on this definition, according to Peggy McIntosh, “whites and white skinned people in Western… Continue reading The (insulting) hypocrisy with White Privilege