Unformatted text preview: we were not the ones to cause for white privilege does not mean we should not do something about it. In his presentation, Tim Wise told a story about living with his roommates after college. Apparently, someone had cooked a pot of gumbo for supper and then just left the remains on the stove; they did not clean any of their mess up. Tim thought since he did not make the mess then he was not responsible for it. However, no one ever took responsibility for it so after days of living in that filth, the leftover food began to smell. At this point, Tim decided to clean up the mess just because he was tired of living like that. We should be tired of living with race issues. Get the government, your community, school, family and friends to act! Get the word out and learn about from other races; always push for fairness and equality....
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- Fall '11
- Tim Wise, White American, Race and ethnicity in the United States Census, Race in the United States