hi im really sorry that im asking this in the submission box i couldnt find an ask box. I was looking through this blog and one of the posts was like, 98% of fuckyeahdreadlocks is white privilege and i just dont understand why white people having dreadlocks is privilege? is it like appropriation? CS: Do I have the spoons for this? Nope. Google is your friend, buddy. And if you already suspect...
White privilege is not having to deal with the arduous process of learning love yourself and your people because you’ve been brainwashed to be ashamed of your own skin. Your own hair. Your own culture. Brainwashed to believe that the more European people look, the better and more beautiful they are. Black Is Beautiful
That’s right, from now on if your followers hurl racism after reblogging one of our posts from you, we are coming at your neck. We are calling you out. You wanna be an ally? Following the blog isn’t enough.
Welcome to a new segment we have here at TIWP called “collect your folk,” where whenever I see a white person reblogging our shit but not collecting the racists that reblogged it from them, I’m calling YOU out, because YOU are the ally. So, your follower (youarelookingatthis) reblogged #956 from you and added some racist commentary. You planning on doing anything about that, or...
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Chauvinistsushi and thelittlekneesofbees are the new mods around here. They’re both awesome people and will surely continue being awesome here as they already have been. Feel free to follow them and submit white privilege examples to their blogs as well.
White privilege is being the only white person in the room yet the rest of us are learning about your history and culture that steals and exploits ours.
White privilege is white people following this blog and not collecting the white people who reblog this from them adding some asinine, racist and xenophobic remarks.
White privilege is using every government resource available to you when you fall on hard times but believing that everyone on public assistance is just “lazy” and “doesn’t want to work”
White Privilege is being able to date a plus size white woman without dealing with people saying “Why do black guys go for the fat white girls?” White men have been with plus size white women for quite a while, and black men have been with plus size black women for quite a while… but black men and big white women when inter-racial relationships are becoming more acceptable and,...
White privilege is not having to type “United States Citizen” on your resumé.
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Calling ethnic people exotic further objectifies...
thelittlekneesofbees: grapeson: Thank you, I’m happy I excite you in the way that exotic fruit and animals do. White privilege is believing that you get to name people of color whatever you want to, and then talking them down from believing you don’t recognize their humanity.
Racism 101: A Comprehensive Guide for 2013
racismschool: After the success of the Racism 101: A comprehensive Guide for 2012 post, it seemed fitting that there be a follow up for 2013. 8 things every good racist/non-racist should know Enjoy! 1. Racism is not fun-If you find yourself wanting to be a part of the “I’ve experienced racism” conversation, you should really re-evaluate your own life choices. If your “Experience” with racism...
Not being racist is not some default starting position. You don’t simply get to...– PostBourgie
He read The Lord of the Rings for what I’m estimating the millionth time, one of...– The Brief and Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, by Junot Diaz (via mybrotherspeach) #yuuuuup #’shadow in the east’ much? #’men of the west’ much? #the undying lands across the sea to the west much? #it’s sooooo funny how the men of the south and east are twisted mercenaries serving sauron #and the...
White privilege is not planning the conversation you’ll have to have, YEARS from now, with your children about what someone meant the first time a racial slur is directed towards them.
White privilege is never having to skip over the beauty section of a magazine because they haven’t thought to include your hair texture or skin tone in their “358 Hot Looks for Spring.” submission from http://bayshaj.tumblr.com/
thelittlekneesofbees: i just realized that some vegans know more about the ins and outs of the felines that they house than black people’s comfort levels in conversations. and that scares the shit out of me— that my comfort means less to white people than their cats.
White Privilege is the fact we call it white privilege instead of “The oppression of people of colour”.