White Privilege and the 2020 Democratic Presidential Primary
Hello, Privilege. It's Me, Brad. 'There are a lot of white people living in poverty in this country, Brad.' Yes, there are. According to the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, about 8-percent of white Americans live at or below the poverty rate. The above response was during a dinner party this summer. Everyone at the table, including myself, was white. The conversation started out discussing the first democratic debate — the one where Senator Kamala Harris confronts Vice President Joe Biden on his past stance on busing. 'There was a little girl in California who was part of the second class to integrate her public schools,