in response to the "nigga" meme: wretchedoftheearth: that disney post just blows my mind because of the...
that disney post just blows my mind because of the mental gymnastics it takes to think that way
how can white people actually see examples of the horrible representation in disney and say “oh there are several characters of color in disney movies compared to the majority…
- PoC: here's reasons why racism is bad and is affecting me and other PoC and actively stopping me from foing what I got to do
- a white: but racism goes both ways
- PoC: what the hell are you talking about
- a white: I said racism goes both ways
- PoC: well we're discussing how white supremacy is a system of oppression that has prevented people from getting jobs, turned police and military forces against us, demonized us in the media and is even getting us killed on a day basis. If you look at this chart/study/book/other academic resource-
- a white: okay but what about the time I was twerking in the club and this black laughed at me and called me whitey
- PoC: that sucks but that's not quite the same as a black person getting a longer sentence for committing the same crime as a white do you understand
- a white: racism goes both ways
- PoC: .........