Tag Archives: race

Other Opinions #54 – The Problem With ‘Privilege’

http://www.realcleareducation.com/articles/2017/08/28/the_problem_with_privilege_110195.html

Disclaimer: I don’t necessarily agree with or endorse everything that I link to. I link to things that are interesting and/or thought-provoking. Caveat lector.

I agree with more of this one than I thought I might, given the title. Worth reading for liberals and conservatives alike.

Power is a very messy abstraction.

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Other Opinions #49 – Everything Except Country and Rap

http://www.runoutnumbers.com/blog/2015/11/16/everything-except-country-and-rap

Disclaimer: I don’t necessarily agree with or endorse everything that I link to. I link to things that are interesting and/or thought-provoking. Caveat lector.

One has to wonder how something like Hamilton (the musical) affects the perception of this sort of thing. Does it make hip-hop “cool” among white people? Is that OK?