PRIVILEGE can be defined as the unearned access to social POWER based upon membership in a dominant social group. In my opinion, talking about social POWER is like talking about AIR. We all know i…
If you think about it....
"The best, most concise explanation of White Privilege (or Male Privilege) I've seen to date."
Showing White privilege. The ability to choose to see the good in a racist, sexist bigot because you will not face the very real cosequences of him being in power. You do not have anything to fear. He never threatened to go after you.
The ideology of colorblindness IS a form of racism. Privilege is something that must be talked about in ALL communities.
~ Dave Chappelle on white privilege ~ http://atlantablackstar.com/2014/07/20/10-quotes-perfectly-explain-racism-people-claim-theyre-colorblind/
Curriculum for White Americans to Educate Themselves on Race and Racism–from Ferguson to Charleston.
Understanding your privilege
Privilege is when you think something is not a problem because it's not a problem to you personally.