I think it is very important that we as American’s understand what we mean by, white privilege and systematic racism. I found this video that eloquently describes what white privilege is and the fact that there is in fact systematic racism since the very inception of the United States of America.
This is THE ignored part of our history that is still prevalent today and the foundation of many of our problems including police brutality, extreme poverty and in some cases criminal behaviour.
Watch this video:
The black man and woman have been marginalised and criminalised either directly or indirectly by law for years and this is the problem.