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View Diary: A Reflection on Racism and White Privilege or My Experience at the Safeway Store (103 comments)

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    First of all, I was not unaware of racism. I saw it all the freaking time. I have commented in the past about how my dad is a racist.

    I was unaware of white privilege. I was unaware of some of the more institutionalized aspects of racism. There's a difference.

    And I actually grew up poor and mostly lived in communities that were racially mixed. So what? Anyone who can actually put the tag "so-called" in front of white privilege has no right to lecture anyone about being holier than thou.

    Time is of no account with great thoughts, which are as fresh to-day as when they first passed through their authors' minds ages ago. - Samuel Smiles

    by moviemeister76 on Mon Apr 22, 2013 at 12:46:07 PM PDT

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