If It was possible would you trade places with black man or woman for a day:
If It was possible would you trade places with black man or woman for a day: knowing what you know about living as a black person in America.
Definitely. I think everybody with empathy would like to use this opportunity and get first hand experience. I am dead sure thousand of artists would pay for something like that.
Black people AREN'T monolithic in scope socioeconomically,socioculturally, psychologically, nor philosophically. Black people are different. Some have all the advantages and then some; others are in-between while there are those who are in abject circumstances. Yes, there are varying degrees of racism but things have changed considerably over the past 50 years. Many Black people are no longer downtrodden but are affluent, educated, and successful. BTW, I am Black; I have seen many Hispanics/Latinos experience FAR MORE discrimination & racism especially in terms of employment, being treated as slave laborers.
Perhaps its past time to suggest trading places with one colored person and include all people .......how about the following :
Just saying , Time to quit whining about the poor black race in America and perhaps be more inclusive and less exclusive to many ,many more people who aren't getting all of the P.C. media attention . There are far ore issues at stake here than reinventing racism each and every day .
Maybe, if the deal came with a bullet proof vest, and an anti-choke hold neck protector, and a giant flashing neon sign saying "don't shoot, it is only a toy gun", and a...no, nevermind, actually I wouldn't.
by Ed Fisher 5 days ago
Michelle Obama stated while gloating over meeting her husband , you all tell me that if a "white privileged" person said this in reverse , THEY would be called out for racism ?Ready ...1 ....2....3... No racism there ?
by SparklingJewel 8 years ago
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by soldout1 8 years ago
What is there to say about the Core of a Government that has always had Corruption at her root from its conception. With all Honesty I must say when Obama begin to run for office I was surprised. He came from out of no where. He was selected to carry the burden of a very damaged and almost...
by Tom Ware 5 years ago
Why is President Obama called a black man?When President O'bama was running for the presidency of the U.S. there was a lot of background material presented. If I'm not mistaken, it was stated that O'bama has a black father and a white mother. Now, I know that black and white...
by Susan Reid 7 years ago
Rick Santorum talking on a Christian news show states that Obama should oppose abortion because he is a black man. I swear I watched this 3x and the logic still makes zero sense ... to me. If someone can explain, please do! Thx. MMhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dxgB7pwbO7k
by Terrex 2 years ago
Is a white woman refusing to date blacks the same as a black woman refusing to date whites?It seems there is 'back privilege' in the dating scene and racism against whites. As a non-white, non-American person observing this, it seems really strange that this racism is so widely accepted.
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