White Privilege

Dear New York Times White Guilt Guy, There’s No Such Thing as “White Privilege”

An oft overlooked, but blatantly in your face concept circulating around first world society right now is the concept of “white privilege.”To give …

Conservative View

How to understand the concept of systemic racism

<b>To the editor:</b> I can sympathize with Jonah Goldberg’s column on the perceived double standard regarding racism in our society. Indeed, the common confusion over the concept of racism stems from its many forms.<p>As a university professor who has spent his career teaching about the emotionally-charged …

Los Angeles

White Privilege Is a Thing. Here’s How It Works

From the moment a white person is born they are afforded certain privileges. While the extent and nature of those privileges vary, one thing’s …

Felice

Can someone please school gay Speedo activist Chris Donohoe on white privilege?

One of my worst dates ever went downhill over a kiss. It was in the early ’90s, and we were waiting for a table at a crowded restaurant in New York …

LGBTQI

Heather Heyer's mom says she 'got me to understand white privilege'

<b>(CNN) —</b> One year after Susan Bro's daughter was killed when a car plowed into counterprotesters at a rally of white nationalist and other right-wing groups in Charlottesville, Virginia, Bro plans to mark the tragedy by going to the street where it happened.<p>Bro's visit this weekend to the place …

Rights & Freedoms

Quotation of the day on academic victimology.....

…. is from Heather Mac Donald writing in <i>National Review</i> (“Sarah Jeong Is a Boring, Typical Product of the American Academy“):<p>The key features of …

Criminology

Woman Tells Police She's a 'White,Clean Girl' So She Shouldn't Be Arrested

Just Now<p>The 32-year-old 'clean, thoroughbred white girl' tired to pull the white privilege card and it didn't work. The officer didn't change his …

Crime

'But I'm a cheerleader!' SC woman tries to flex white privilege during DUI stop, fails miserably

She has a point.<p>x<p>Cutshaw also explained that her partner was a cop, but apparently that partner must not care enough to give her one of those sweet …

Liberal View

ANC slams DA for ‘ditching’ BEE policy

The ANC has described their main opposition's about-turn on principles of Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) as a defence of white …

Lifestyle (South Africa)

ANC says DA ditching B-BBEE is a defence of white privilege

The ANC has described the DA’s about-turn on principles of broad-based black economic empowerment (B-BBEE) as a defence of white privilege.<p>The …

Business (South Africa)

Bill O'Reilly needs to brush up on his American history and accept his white privilege

Irish immigrants had a difficult, challenging journey to America. But that doesn't mean that Bill O'Reilly doesn't have white privilege.<p>Clearly, Bill O’Reilly is no Alex Haley. The former Fox News host went to Ireland recently to connect with his roots. But, while in the Emerald Isle, instead of …

Emerald Isle

Woman called cops on me for standing in doorway during rain

A black woman says a Park Slope resident called the cops on her for seeking shelter from the rain in her doorway.<p>Darsell Obregon wrote on Facebook …

Crime

Alt-right figurehead Jordan Peterson post image with Mumford and Sons in studio *

Jordan Peterson with Mumford and Sons in studio, photo via Instagram<p>Canadian professor of clinical psychology Jordan Peterson has stirred a lot of …

Jordan Peterson

Mumford Sons Appear in Photo with Alt-Right-Approved Professor Jordan Peterson

In good Mumford and Sons news, Tom Morello announced he’d be releasing an album in October that features a whole host of superstar collaborations, …

Jordan Peterson

Republican Campaign Aide Called Majority-Black Cities ‘Shitholes’

The Republican Party can’t seem to shake its racist image, as a GOP candidate remained silent after the social media posts of his campaign spokesman …

Black Twitter

Marketer's Brief: White privilege cleared way for Ben & Jerry's rise, say Ben & Jerry

<i>Welcome to the latest edition of Marketer's Brief, a quick take on marketing news, moves and trends from Ad Age's reporters and editors. Send</i> …

Advertising Industry

State Senator Checks White Privilege Of Her Conservative Co-Panelist Who Called Racism A 'Midterm Pitch'

Senator Nina Turner (D) plays no games!During a recent CNN roundtable, the Ohio state senator promptly schooled political commentator Mary Katharine …

Diversity

Nothing is more powerful than privileged white people talking about white privilege

Until a couple of days ago, I had never heard of Nia Wilson.<p>My introduction to her came from an unexpected source — the Academy Award-winning actress Anne Hathaway.<p>With a single Instagram post last week, Hathaway was able to push the story of this young African-American woman’s tragic death onto …

Women of Color

White-Owned Poke Restaurant ‘Bullies’ Native Hawaiians with Lawyers Over the Term ‘Aloha Poke’

<b>A restaurant in Chicago has angered many Hawaiians after claiming the word “Aloha” as its own and sending cease and desist letters to other</b> …

Native Hawaiians

Anne Hathaway Goes on a Rant About ‘White Privilege’ After Tragedy

Actress Anne Hathaway knows what’s to blame for a recent train stabbing that tragically took the life of 18-year-old Nia Wilson: white …

Anne Hathaway

Real Talk: America to Me Documentary Star Pulls No Punches About White Privilege in TV Critcism | TV Guide

Twice a year television critics, including the TV Guide staff, group together in fancy hotel ballrooms to preview the season's upcoming new shows and …

TV

How to Use Your White Privilege the Right Way 

When bigotry abounds, it’s easy to get frustrated and want to give up (particularly on white people), but every now and then, someone steps up and …

African-American News

Anne Hathaway dedicates post to Nia Wilson

NEW YORK (AP) - Anne Hathaway calls the fatal stabbing of a young black woman at a subway station in Oakland, California, unspeakable while …

Anne Hathaway

Anne Hathaway dedicates post to slain black woman

NEW YORK (AP) — Anne Hathaway calls the fatal stabbing of a young black woman at a subway station in Oakland, California, unspeakable while …

Anne Hathaway

Anne Hathaway Calls For Justice For Woman Stabbed To Death At BART Station

NEW YORK (AP) – Anne Hathaway calls the fatal stabbing of a young black woman at a subway station in Oakland unspeakable while condemning white …

Anne Hathaway

Anne Hathaway attacks 'white privilege' after death of black teenager in California

Anne Hathaway has urged white people to ask “how decent are we really” after a black teenager was killed in California.<p>Nia Wilson, 18, died after being stabbed in the neck in Oakland on Sunday night.<p>A suspect, John Lee Cowell, was arrested in connection with the attack. Officials said it was …

Celebrity News

Anne Hathaway Acknowledges White Privilege After the ‘Unspeakable’ Killing of Nia Wilson

Outraged by the recent killing of Nia Wilson, actress Anne Hathaway is using her platform to call out racial injustice and White privilege. The …

Anne Hathaway

Anne Hathaway Calls Out White Privilege In Wake Of Nia Wilson's Death

Anne Hathaway is calling out white privilege in the wake of horrific violence against another person of color<p>After an 18-year-old woman was brutally …

Anne Hathaway

Anne Hathaway Slams ‘White Privilege’ After Black 18-Year-Old Dies In California Knife Attack

Anne Hathaway has spoken out about “white privilege” after a black teenager was stabbed and killed in California. Hathaway, 35, took to Instagram to …

Anne Hathaway

Nia Wilson's Murder Has Anne Hathaway And Others Calling Out White Privilege And White Silence

Anne Hathaway