Appalachia + LeBron James Doesn’t Disprove White Privilege

White pain can co-exist with white advantage — in fact, the two are more connected than you think

US Department of Agriculture, Flickr, public domain

When you write about racism and discuss the issue of white privilege, it’s never long before someone decides to challenge the existence of the latter by introducing you to the concept of poor white…

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Tim Wise

Tim Wise

Anti-racism educator and author of 9 books, including White Like Me and, most recently, Dispatches from the Race War (City Lights, December 2020)