Do you ever feel like anti-racism talk generalizes all white people?
As children, we learned that “two wrongs don’t make a right,” and that’s pretty fair to say in most scenarios. But as Kat Blaque points out, “racism isn’t child’s play” – so we need a more mature strategy to talk about it.
Find out why this “two wrongs” comparison just doesn’t work when it comes to racism, and you’ll have a better understanding of what’s really going on next time you come across criticism of white supremacy.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- “That’s Racist Against White People!” A Discussion on Power and Privilege
- The Danger of Claiming ‘Not All Men/White People/Privileged People’ Are to Blame
Kat Blaque is a Contributing Vlogger for Everyday Feminism. She’s also a children’s illustrator and thrift store shopper. Check out Kat’s website and YouTube channel, and follow Kat on Twitter @. Watch her videos here!