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    Is There Such a Thing as "White Privilege"?

    Is There Such a Thing as "White Privilege"?

    As Wiki defines it: "White privilege (or white skin privilege) is a term for societal privileges that benefit white people beyond what is commonly experienced by non-white people in the same social, political, or economic circumstances" White privilege - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


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    Re: Is There Such a Thing as "White Privilege"?

    Quote Originally Posted by TheDemSocialist View Post
    Is There Such a Thing as "White Privilege"?

    As Wiki defines it: "White privilege (or white skin privilege) is a term for societal privileges that benefit white people beyond what is commonly experienced by non-white people in the same social, political, or economic circumstances" White privilege - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
    Only for a few white people. The rest of us work all our damn lives to support those (taxes) who don't or won't.
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    Re: Is There Such a Thing as "White Privilege"?

    Quote Originally Posted by TheDemSocialist View Post
    Is There Such a Thing as "White Privilege"?

    As Wiki defines it: "White privilege (or white skin privilege) is a term for societal privileges that benefit white people beyond what is commonly experienced by non-white people in the same social, political, or economic circumstances" White privilege - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
    Depends on where you are, but yes. There's a suburb of Buffalo (which I won't name) where "Driving While Black" is almost certainly a crime.


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    Re: Is There Such a Thing as "White Privilege"?

    Quote Originally Posted by rocket88 View Post
    Depends on where you are, but yes. There's a suburb of Buffalo (which I won't name) where "Driving While Black" is almost certainly a crime.
    Gosh, I did NOT know that driving while white exempted one from being stopped by the cops. You learn something new every day.
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    Re: Is There Such a Thing as "White Privilege"?

    Quote Originally Posted by HogWash View Post
    Gosh, I did NOT know that driving while white exempted one from being stopped by the cops. You learn something new every day.
    Yeah, I need to let that cop that stopped me, a couple of weeks ago, know that he wasn't supposed to do that.
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    Re: Is There Such a Thing as "White Privilege"?

    Quote Originally Posted by TheDemSocialist View Post
    Is There Such a Thing as "White Privilege"?

    As Wiki defines it: "White privilege (or white skin privilege) is a term for societal privileges that benefit white people beyond what is commonly experienced by non-white people in the same social, political, or economic circumstances" White privilege - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
    I'm sure there is a white privilege for Senator Harry Reid, Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, Senator Claire McCaskill and....well you get the point. But there no doubt is same privileges for Jesse Jackson, Al Sharpton and numerous other black dignitaries.
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    Re: Is There Such a Thing as "White Privilege"?

    I'd say that it does exist to a certain extent. However, I wouldn't say that it is anywhere near so widespread or unfair as many pundits on the Left seem to think.

    It some regards, it can actually be a liability.

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    Re: Is There Such a Thing as "White Privilege"?

    Quote Originally Posted by HogWash View Post
    Gosh, I did NOT know that driving while white exempted one from being stopped by the cops. You learn something new every day.
    While I don't agree with Rocket's comments, where did he say "being white" exempted someone from being stopped by the cops?

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    Re: Is There Such a Thing as "White Privilege"?

    Quote Originally Posted by HogWash View Post
    Gosh, I did NOT know that driving while white exempted one from being stopped by the cops. You learn something new every day.
    Wanna look at drug crime conventions and race? Wanna look at "stop and frisk" statistics?


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    Re: Is There Such a Thing as "White Privilege"?

    Maybe you can try pose the question at Stormfront and see what they have to say.

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