You’re quiet out there now that your leader is gone. Don’t expect us to lower the volume while celebrating this victory.

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Recasting White people as victims doesn’t wash away White people’s sins.

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We hold these (5) truths to be self-evident.

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Can we still call them privileged?

Photo: “Poor whites, Georgetown, D.C.,” 1935 (Source: Library of Congress)

We’re all obsessing over the wrong thing

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Ask yourself, “What would Sex and the City’s Carrie Bradshaw do?” Then do the opposite.

Sarah Jessica Parker as Carrie Bradshaw and Willie Garson as Stanford Blatch on Sex and the City (Photo: HBO)

Do guys who strip for pay always have more fun than their female counterparts?

Channing Tatum in Magic Mike (Photo: Warner Bros.) and Marisa Tomei in The Wrestler (Photo: Fox Searchlight). Notice the lighting in both.

Shedding a ton of baggage cost me, but it was the best $500 I ever spent.

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Sadly, it’s the best career move for Black stars that shine brightest when the light goes out.

Michael K. Williams on The Wire (Photo: HBO) and Kristoff St. John on The Young and the Restless (Photo: CBS)

Conservative talking points are no more convincing when — surprise! — the person peddling them isn’t White.

2021 California gubernatorial recall election hopeful Larry Elder (Photo: flickr/Gage Skidmore)

Jeremy Helligar

Brother Son Husband Friend Loner Minimalist World Traveler. Author of “Is It True What They Say About Black Men?” and “Storms in Africa”

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