When some White people ask “Why do women or Black people always have to talk about how they’ve been hurt? Why can’t they try harder to build reconciliation?” This is why! To be truly fair though, there’s a class element also. It is a dominance hierarchy after all. Poor Whites aren’t going to get quite as much of a break.

Dispelling cultural myths with research-driven stories. My favorite word is “specious.” Not fragile like a flower; fragile like a bomb! Twitter @ElleBeau

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