If you’re a person of color, chances are you know plenty about how racism shows up in your own life. But have you ever had a white person try to explain it to you anyway?
Then you may have been whitesplained. But you’ve never witnessed whitesplaining like this before – this hilarious video takes it to a whole new level. See how Franchesca “Chescaleigh” Ramsey deals in “White People Whitesplain Whitesplaining.”
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- Breaking Down the Problem with Mansplaining (And Other Forms of Privileged Explaining)
- To White Feminists Who Don’t Want to Discuss Racism: Here Are 7 Things You Need to Know
Franchesca “Chescaleigh” Ramsey is a graphic designer and video blogger based out of New York City. With over 100k subscribers on her two YouTube channels, Chescaleigh and Chescalocs, she and her videos have been featured on numerous style and entertainment blogs and news publications including MTV, The New York Times, Essence.com, and The BBC. In January 2012, Franchesca had her first viral video “Shit White Girls Say…to Black Girls” which accumulated 1.5 million views in 24 hours, 6 million views in a week and over 9 million views to date. Follow her on Twitter @chescaleigh.