I don’t really understand how that is a question up for discussion on television news. I mean, even putting aside the gajillion ways that white people are privileged by, for instance, being able to think that whiteness is “normal,” studying world history from Eurocentric perspectives, and etc etc:
White privilege is a fact of every facet of American life. I realize I’m mostly preaching to the choir here, but this is not a political issue or a subject for debate. It is well-documented and irrefutable.
Marilyn. Diva Extraordinaire. I love old music and musical theater, with a modern artist thrown here and there, religiously devoted to painting my nails, and there is nothing that soothes my soul as much as a cup of tea and a good book. I'm a junior, and although tedious, I love school. I can be tad overwhelming, maybe to the point of annoyance to some. Despite my, sometimes silly behavior and perkiness/bitchiness, underneath hides a critical, thought-forward girl waiting for a conversation partner.
They are fragile in this way, and the thought of being broken to a Slytherin is one worse than death, so they make sure everyone thinks they feel nothing in order to keep wanting to feel.