Brittany Polo: #RealizingWhatWhitePrivilegeIs #UnpackingTheInvisibleKnapsack . Deborah Foster never realized she had white privilege until she learned about it later in life. She grew up poor, moving, and being suspended from school. She realized she had white privilege when she entered her first multicultural education class as a college student. She emphasizes that if you don't know what white privilege is, to make a list of all the things you can do. (Fitzgerald, 2014, p.51). #Chapter2
Illinois state Representative Josh Harms said in an email to me that he votes according to his "own personal beliefs". Screw the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. I wish everyone would email him and let him know that his job is to uphold the Constitution, not his personal beliefs.