Posts Tagged ‘opression politics’
The Oppressed Oppressor Complex
Something I’ve noticed of late is the consistency with which I hear relatively large quantities of white people talking about how bad and fundamentally racist all white people are, how bad and apparently non-existent white culture is, how ‘privileged’ white people are, and how that privilege hurts so-called ‘people of colour’. It seems bizarre on the surface to see such self-hatred manifest itself until you look a little bit deeper. And when you do, what you find isn’t all that surprising.
For those doubting my claim, I’d highly recommend watching TikTok or YouTube videos that pop up if you search white supremacy or white violence. These videos are impossible to miss.
When watching someone talk about how white children need to ‘unlearn’ white violence so they’re aware of the fundamentally racist nature of their identity also they can ‘Read More