When liberals speak of ‘privilege’, they are trying to obscure issues of class

http://www.vagabomb.com/This-Comic-Will-Forever-Change-the-Way-You-Look-at-Privilege/

– because they themselves, are often middle class and part of the problem.

A poor white male in a trailer park isn’t better off than a middle class Chinese girl.

ugh why no please stop god kill me now rdj tony stark

Slapping on a different label is like trying to put an Apple sticker on your Microsoft laptop.

This relates somewhat to what I dubbed the Middle Class Fallacy, namely that money (educayshun!) can overcome genetic differences. How much funding did they plough into Head Start and ghetto schools? And how many smart (but poor and often white) kids have gone unfunded for being the wrong class/race?

middle class privilege

One response to “When liberals speak of ‘privilege’, they are trying to obscure issues of class

  1. Pingback: A Comic About Real Privilege | Philosophies of a Disenchanted Scholar

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