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Faux-Gility: When White 'Fragility' is Something Else Entirely

In this blog article Elle Sagar breaks down white fragility - what it is and what it is not.

"White fragility isn't just salty tears; it is also rage and violence. It is burning crosses and dead children in a church. It is domestic terrorism and it is White silence. It is generations of domestic, state-sanctioned terrorism that has never been prosecuted, and it is White civilian terrorism that is never referred to as terrorism."

Understanding White Privilege: A 5-Point Primer

Is it really that difficult to understand white privilege? Elle Sagar answers that question and more in this 5-point primer on white privilege. A topic that people enjoy playing dumb about, white privilege is really not a hard concept to grasp. Just in case you know someone who needs it broken down to them...this is the blog entry you want to direct them to.

Let Me Count the Ways - Donald Trump's Delusional Pitch to Black Voters

Donald Trump thinks he can win the support of the Black community. Elle Sagar counts 5 different ways The Don is wrong. Had it not been for much worse comments made by this man, this might be considered the height of political ignorance had it come from say Ted Cruz for instance. Sadly, this only ranks at maybe a 5 on the Scale of Crazy Political Statements. The Don has all but broken that scale.