The First Moment He Experienced Racism Could Have Been His Last

Alex Landau was raised to believe that the content of his character was more important than his skin color. Raised by white adoptive parents, Alex’s world was shattered when he was brutally beaten to the point of unconsciousness by several Denver police officers.

It was at this moment that he realized that it didn’t matter who his parents were or how pristine his background was: he was “just another black face in the streets”. The First Moment He Experienced Racism Could Have Been His Last

The Misconceptions of Privilege

One of the most misunderstood topics on planet earth is the concept of privilege. People who don’t fall into the 1% seem to glance over the various privileges that we are afforded based on factors such as gender, sexual orientation, level of education, and of course, race.

Some refuse to admit their existence based on our personal circumstances, but that doesn’t disqualify their validity. The Misconceptions of Privilege