White privilege is undeniably a very real thing that affects many facets of modern society. However, calling it out where it doesn’t actually exist can only serve to make the problem worse. There has been a screenshot that went viral showing a prime example of this, and everyone called it ‘cringe-worthy’.
One Imgur user poignantly commented that she understands the reality of privilege, but what she doesn’t understand is the approach to gaining allies by insults and guilt tripping. You do not create friends of your cause by eroding their achievements, and all it does is building another wall between us.
Check it out yourself below, and give your thoughts whether this was social justice delivered, or gone terribly wrong.
People got their opinions on the matter: