Archives for May 6, 2017

Why Do We Not Hear More about “Rich Privilege?”

Why Do We Not Hear More about “Rich Privilege?”Over the past several years I have heard and read many references to “white privilege” and “male privilege.” These seem to be the only types of “privilege” socially progressive people talk about and disparage. Although I sometimes think these phrases are over used, I don’t disagree that our American society still struggles to level the playing field of privilege by abolishing unearned privilege. Being white and being male should not give one … [Read more...]