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Racial Microaggressions take three main forms: microassault, microinsult, and microinvalidation. This article is about one form of Racial microaggressions, microinsult.
According to Dr. Derald Wing Sue, a professor at Columbia University and a leader in the study of microaggression, microinsults are actions (verbal, nonverbal, or environmental) that convey insensitivity, rudeness, or demeans a person’s racial identity or heritage. 850 more words
“Check your privilege.”
There’s a girl who keeps telling me that because I’m white, I’m simply ineligible to participate in any discussions regarding race.
Yes, white people benefit from the institution of racism and are responsible for it, but that doesn’t mean my opinion is just rendered…12 more words