Whiteness

Wow.

Thanks, Daniel.

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15 thoughts on “Whiteness

  1. Go man go. If you’re interested in reading more on this, the first part, on Virginia, is a gloss on Edmund Morgan’s masterpiece American Slavery, American Freedom.

  2. Go man go. If you’re interested in reading more on this, the first part, on Virginia, is a gloss on Edmund Morgan’s masterpiece American Slavery, American Freedom.

  3. Go man go. If you’re interested in reading more on this, the first part, on Virginia, is a gloss on Edmund Morgan’s masterpiece American Slavery, American Freedom.

  4. More and better sources would have been nice in the first half — I have trouble believing in the intentional and conscious conspiracy of white elites, but I am a firm believer in social and economic pressures that can turn out the same result. Race is way easier to identify and use as a label to point at than class, and it’s happened a thousand times and will happen a thousand times more.

    Tangentially, ’emiserate’ is a great word.

  5. More and better sources would have been nice in the first half — I have trouble believing in the intentional and conscious conspiracy of white elites, but I am a firm believer in social and economic pressures that can turn out the same result. Race is way easier to identify and use as a label to point at than class, and it’s happened a thousand times and will happen a thousand times more.

    Tangentially, ’emiserate’ is a great word.

  6. More and better sources would have been nice in the first half — I have trouble believing in the intentional and conscious conspiracy of white elites, but I am a firm believer in social and economic pressures that can turn out the same result. Race is way easier to identify and use as a label to point at than class, and it’s happened a thousand times and will happen a thousand times more.

    Tangentially, ’emiserate’ is a great word.

  7. Having lived in the south for some time, and having a lot of poor white relatives there, I absolutely agree with what he’s saying here. I presume he may go into this elsewhere, but there it’s a tough battle as there are generations of taught fear and loathing of non-whites that feed into it now.

  8. Having lived in the south for some time, and having a lot of poor white relatives there, I absolutely agree with what he’s saying here. I presume he may go into this elsewhere, but there it’s a tough battle as there are generations of taught fear and loathing of non-whites that feed into it now.

  9. Having lived in the south for some time, and having a lot of poor white relatives there, I absolutely agree with what he’s saying here. I presume he may go into this elsewhere, but there it’s a tough battle as there are generations of taught fear and loathing of non-whites that feed into it now.

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