Sunday, May 25, 2014

Overlooking What Whites Do (Expect A Black Outcome)

"You really went and did it, didn't you?"

I think the cost of Paul Ryan's comments - about black America's supposed "bad culture" - should be added to the nation's reparations bill:

Whiteness and white privilege are the luxury to be an individual, one whose behavior reflects nothing about white people as a group.

There will be not be a national discussion of a culture of 'white pathology' or how white Americans may have a 'cultural problem' with their young men and gun violence. The news media will not devote extensive time to the 'social problem' of white male violence and mass shootings."

- Chauncey DeVega, noticing the wrong (and wrong-headed)  behavior whites consider normal, on We Are Respectable Negroes

Proof - whites are totally unbiased in their judgements.

Ryan's comments should be added as a visible harm - a cultural continuation of whites hurting blacks - even though whites are now almost completely unaware of what they're doing.

"Dad did it so I can have a pony."

Or are they?

It's mostly women and Republicans.

I mean, seriously, without stressing the point:

TMR can't name many other groups regularly getting away with murder,...

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