Most people want to believe that their place in the world is something they earned, either through hard work, preparation, or both. I understand this sentiment. 1,131 more words
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Power and privilege are two terms that will invariably put people on the defensive. Often, people feel attacked when they are told that they hold privilege and have a position of innate power, or feel unjustifiably victimized when they are told they do not. 731 more words
ThinkProgress—the blog for the far left Center for American Progress—deserves kudos for their undeniable commitment to diversity.
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Ultimately, Rodman rightly pushes us to contextualized Eminem not simply as an individual that carries the weight of racism, homophobia, and sexism in his shoulders (though there is definitely something to be said about the ROLE of artists in maintaining status quo behaviors), but rather to see/hear/think about Eminem as existing within the cultural politics of White, Middle Class, Hetero-normative, patriarchal America. 34 more words