White Privilege

Netflix’s Dear White People Has White People Boycotting Netflix

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Netflix’s new series “Dear White People,” based on the movie created by Justin Simien, has been accused of being “anti-white” and “racist,” after the release of its trailer and has white people saying they’re going to boycott. Some white people found the trailer offensive and...

Parents Cut Off Tuition For Teen Because of Black Boyfriend, She Raises $13K on GoFundMe

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Allie Dowdle is a college student and is facing some harsh realities about her parents. The Memphis, TN student had to find out the hard way about the extent of her parent’s racism. After letting her parents know her boyfriend was black, they forbade her...

Stanford Rapist Brock Turner Released From Jail

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Must be nice to be a white rapist and only serve 3 months in jail. Brock Turner, the Stanford rapist, is now out of jail after only serving half of his jail time. Turner was released early because of California’s “good time” rules that state as long as...

Taylor Swift Really Has That White Tears Routine Down Pat

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I’ll never forget the words I spoke after the infamous Kanye West-Taylor Swift showdown during the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards. My uncle had sent me a series of messages about what a douche Kanye was after he told Taylor Beyoncé had one of the...

Opinion: On The Death of #AltonSterling & Competing Narratives of Reconciliation

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While Good Morning America and Yahoo News were trying to convince Americans that a Black man visiting the plantation where his family was once enslaved and having dinner with their slave master’s descendants was “heartwarming”, another Black man was murdered by police. #AltonSterling, a 37-year-old...

Brian Banks on Brock Turner’s Rape Sentence: ‘It’s a Case Of Privilege’

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“I wasn’t physically raped, but I was raped in a sense of my freedom. I was kidnapped, taken against my will, placed in a box for five years and two months. I was denied all human rights. When I screamed and pleaded and begged, it...