A little humor, courtesy of McSweeney’s, at the expense of white privilege. It’s a 3-year-old article, but has aged really well.
4. I fought against a history of social stigmas and systemic biases to get to claim the tiny space I occupy.
Oh no, wait, this might be getting away from me.
5. I have been judged on name alone when applying to get my house and job.Caron, Matt. (2017, June 22. 11 Ways That I, a White Man, Am Not Privileged. McSweeney’s. https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/11-ways-that-i-a-white-man-am-not-privileged
What? That’s not a thing. Is that a thing?
6. I had my entire life plotted out in statistics before I even began making my own decisions.
Oh come on… is that… I’m just going to google for a second.