Understand that whiteness coupled with maleness, plus political influence equals ultimate privilege. The privileged must be self-recognized within the leader; if not, the leader could potentially make petty insensitive remarks that may cause the public to have a negative opinion about them.
By: BWST Editorial Board For eight months, Tulsa city councilors have been deliberating around one particular issue: whether or not to hold public hearings about Tulsa Police Department data showing racially biased […]
If this is America acting great, I would hate to see what America being great again actually looks and feels like.
“Making America Great Again,” was never about equalizing educational opportunity, stabilizing our economy, or the rebuilding of our middle class; rather, it was a yearning for the “good ol’ days” in which Muslims, Mexicans, immigrants and, liberals, in general, were no longer a threat to societal dominance and personal privilege.
“Previous research has also shown positive short-term causal impact of black students having black teachers, in which their end-of-year test scores were higher than black students who didn’t have a black teacher,” a study found.
Nate Morris is the senior editor of the Black Wall Street Times and a community advocate in Tulsa, OK. The views expressed in his commentary do not necessarily reflect the views of […]
Black Americans had hoped that justice in the form of quality education would come roaring like a powerful rainstorm after a thousand-years drought.