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Response to TygrBright (Reply #42)

Wed Jul 17, 2019, 01:35 PM

44. Great point. All of us have internal Prejudices to overcome.

White Liberals are not exempt from Racism/Bigotry/Prejudice. We live in a Racist society which shaped our choices and attitudes. So many Whites that harbor these attitudes have little to no contact with POC. Living in a diverse city like Seattle sure helps see the common humanity in everyone.

Even considering that White Privilege (or Male Privilege, or Straight Privilege) exists is overwhelming to many. Let alone admitting it, let alone acting to change it.

I've had prejudiced thoughts, made bigoted jokes, felt distrust of people because of their race. I'm working to practice Anti-Racism: awareness, active listening, and advocacy.

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