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How Do We Change Perceptions of Inequalities

Here’s what I see us white people do all the time to Black People

Black Person says: I have an opinion about…

white person says: no, wait, hear mine first because it’s better, it will help you more forming your own, my judgement is superior so please conform to my whiteness because it’s the only thing I am capable of understanding and I really really really have to feel comfortable and dominating is my comfort zone!

Black Person says: But, if I can get a word in…

white person says: ok ok ok, I heard you, now do this because its the only way to blah blah blah blah (we talk to hear ourselves talk and we have zero listening skills but that’s okay because our whiteness says it’s okay)

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