Racing to the Bottom: The Poverty of “Privilege”-Shaming

Most of us have probably seen this comic explaining white privilege, or have read similarly-themed comics, articles, listicles, blogs, posts, and memes imparting basically the same line of thinking. I tend to be of two minds when it comes to this material: I think it’s important to have these kinds of discussions, and yet, almost…

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How Conservatives Deal With White Guilt

In Tucker Carlson’s site The Daily Caller, back in 2012, a writer named Mark Judge wrote an op-ed, The End of My White Guilt. A few days before the article was published—the day he says his white guilt died—his bike had been stolen. The perpetrator was never caught, but because it happened in a poor…

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