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White Privilege, Explained in One Simple Comic

By Jamie Kapp on Monday April 10th, 2017

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Change Happens With Awareness

White privilege can be a tricky thing for people to wrap their heads around. If you’ve ever called out white privilege before, chances are you’ve heard responses like “But I’m didn’t ask to be born white!” or “You’re being reverse racist.”

The next time that happens, just show the nay-sayer this succinct comic by Jamie Kapp, explaining what white privilege is — and what it isn’t.

I'm white!
But...
I still benefit!
White privilege
Percentage of prisoners
Food for thought
Focus is on interracial homocides
The privilege to be ignorant
Make a change
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Words By Jamie Kapp

Originally posted on Everyday Feminism, We want to live in a world where every person (and we mean every single person) is treated with respect, directs their own lives, and reaches their full potential.

 

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