The Problem with “Privilege” (August 14, 2013)
Confessing to having privilege is dangerous because it gives the illusion of social progress, that ultimately rests on white supremacy .
Privilege Discomfort: Why You Need To Get The Fuck Over ItBy denying one’s privilege, one helps perpetuate oppressive institutions.
This Is Your Nation On White Privilege (September 13, 2008)
Examples of white privilege to explain what white privilege is.
White People think College Admissions Should be Based on Test Scores, Except When They Learn Asians Score Better than Whites (August 13, 2013)
A survey of white adults about attitudes in the UC system lean less on standardized test scores and grades as criteria for admission when informed that Asian Americans make up a large portion of accepted applicants.
If You ‘Don’t See Race, You’re Not Paying Attention (September 11, 2013)
Focuses on the idea that “seeing race” is not a bad thing, and that “not seeing race”, one ignores his/her privilege and becomes part of the problem.
America’s Top Colleges Have A Rich-Kid Problem (May 24, 2013)
Students from the top-earning 25% comprise of 70% of elite Universities, barring high-achieving lower-income students from achieving educational dreams (upper/upper-middle class privilege).
The Male Privilege Checklist (August 13, 2013)
Forty-six factors that account for male privilege.
Open Letter to the Three White Students Who Filed a Discrimination Complaint Against Their Black Teacher (December 3, 2013)
Using the Shannon Gibney incident where students charged Gibney was a racist, the author, a white female calls out the students for their white male privilege.