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Wise argues that members of society can challenge this conditioning and be taught to believe in equality. I found it evoke how he showed the housing difference that occurs among minorities. Many commenters criticized the commentary as reflecting white privilege, and questioned his role in the discussion of race in the United States.
I fell into the same kind of vitriolic and sometimes personal attack mode that had gotten me angry in the first place. When it comes to prejudices, disagreement and separationism of minoritys and raws in the U.
One commenter found Wise's remarks demeaning to anti-racist work done by people of color.
His paternal grandfather was Jewish of Russian originwhile the rest of his ancestry is northern European, including some Scottish. Inhe married Kristy Cason. Together they have two children. For example, Wise talks about how black and Latino males are three times more likely than white males to have their cars stopped and searched for drugs; even though white males are four and an half times more likely to actually have drugs on them when they are stopped by police officers.