Subject: Re: You want racism? I'll give you racism
On Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 10:56:42 AM UTC-8, Tim Norfolk wrote:
> Didn't you get the memo? Racism is only by white people, as it has been re->defined as
discrimination plus power, as has sexism.
Not really. Racism is racism, but some kinds of racism are very important and consequential (ex.
groups with power ==> groups with no power), and some kinds just aren't as important (individual
with no power ===> groups with overwhelming power).
It's not a redefinition of racism; it's just an acknowledgment that some forms are far more toxic