The question comes up every year: “Why isn’t there a White History Month?”
The usual answer includes “Because every month is White History Month” – but there’s even more to that story.
So here’s a video that breaks down exactly why black history education is so important – and why Black History Month is such a crucial part of that.
In under two minutes, this information shows, once and for all, that we really don’t need a White History Month. Spread the word to stop the derailments, and let’s move on to the vital, beautiful celebration of black history.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- Why We Don’t Need #WhiteOutDay, White History Month, or the National Association for the Advancement of White People (Really, It’s Racist)
- 8 Ways the Media Upholds White Privilege and Demonizes People of Color