If we’re ever going to deal with the racism in this country, we’re going to have to deal with the toxic mythology that underpins it: Whiteness.
Doctors trying to diagnose mysterious conditions sometimes ask, is this the worst pain you’ve ever felt? A positive answer might indicate the bite of a black widow. There’s going to be a lot more pain going around before we’re through with this vale of tears, and it’s time that white people bore it.
This is a time of crisis, and crisis isn’t just for Capitalists anymore. We need to be clear and cold about our ideas, and present them uncluttered.