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WHITE FRAGILITY
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This is a rough draft excerpt from a piece of writing I'm aiming to publish. My first scratch at a title:
"Fragility, Facts, and Philosophy: The Postmodern Gaze and the Dangers of the Distinctions it Fails to Make."

White Fragility
I’d like to give Robin DiAngelo her due; she makes some valid insights. While this passage won’t begin to exhaust the conversation she has started, I hope they can serve to distinguish what I think is helpful from what which misses the mark.

There’s no question that white people – myself included (obviously), can be…shall we say, sensitive when it comes to the topic of race and/or racism. The hairs might go up on the back of the neck, we might get defensive, we might suddenly need a bathroom break, our eyes – as DiAngelo describes – might begin to glaze over a bit. Fair point. It’s a touchy subject – to say the least, and with the horrors of slavery, Jim Crow, segregation, and especially red ...

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Can I just say, I am so so grateful to have found this community. I was losing my mind on Twitter. I've self-censored practically everything on Facebook. Who knows how long we can count on YouTube. I was getting a bit concerned for the future of the whole internet experiment, what with the big companies all but owning us.

I'm not a fringe person by any means and I'm usually the last to find out about the cool new place to be. I stay to myself and try to raise my family in peace. These days, the world is spinning out of control and it's so hard to find people to talk to because it seems like everyone's scared to say the "wrong" thing.

So I guess this is my "Hello!" to you all. I'm just happy to be here.

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