Privilege

Gabrielle Union Speaks About Her Biggest Fear With Raising ‘Privileged’ Black Boys

by
Gabrielle Union realizes that she and Dywane Wade are raising privileged black boys, but she still has the same fears many black parents have. Zaire, Xavier and Zion are now pre-teens and teenagers, and Union and Wade try to explain to them what’s happening to...

Brian Banks on Brock Turner’s Rape Sentence: ‘It’s a Case Of Privilege’

by
“I wasn’t physically raped, but I was raped in a sense of my freedom. I was kidnapped, taken against my will, placed in a box for five years and two months. I was denied all human rights. When I screamed and pleaded and begged, it...

For Middle-Class White Girls When Being Privileged Isn’t Enough

by
When I read the Wall Street Journal op-ed written by graduating high school senior Suzy Lee Weiss, I was immediately floored by her intelligence, fearlessness and sheer commitment to exposing the discriminatory inequities inherent in the college admission process. Many students rejected by their dream...