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Darn 'White Privilege'

Black woman blames it for CA murders.

May 29, 2014

Brittney Cooper, a black woman who teaches Women’s and Gender Studies and Africana Studies at Rutgers, wrote in Salon about the demented young man who murdered six and wounded seven in Santa Barbara, California, over the weekend. “Another young white guy has decided that his disillusionment with his life should become somebody else’s problem,” she opined. “How many times must troubled young white men engage in these terroristic acts that make public space unsafe for everyone before we admit that white male privilege kills?” She further explains, “Black men are not rolling onto college campuses and into movie theaters on a regular basis to shoot large numbers of people.” No, black gang-bangers are just shooting up their own neighborhoods, killing one, two or three at a time. In both cases, evil acts are the responsibility of the perpetrator, not of some phony social grievance. More…

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