Cracker, Please…

Reflections on reverse racism and other unicorns

“When you can just be quiet,” by F Delventhal, from Flickr, for use under Creative Commons License 2.0

Dear white folks,

Before you begin with your pearl-clutching outrage over the title of this piece, just stop.

I can already hear the bullshit, because we are so maddeningly predictable.

Like with that whole dancing-while-biting-our-lower-lip thing, or like mayo in our potato…



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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)