The concept of “white privilege” is not accepted by some white people. Here are some potential responses to them — from a white woman, Gina Crossley-Corcoran, who grew up poor. Explaining White Privilege to a Broke White Person is found on the Crossley-Corcoran’s blog “The Feminist Breeder.” She refers to the now-famous piece by Peggy McIntosh, Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack.
Excerpts from this blog post will be the topic for the Continuing Conversation on Race and White Privilege on Monday, February 3, at 7 p.m. at the Princetno Public Library. All are welcome to these safe, friendly, confidential sessions for asking questions and sharing opinions.