‘White privilege’ just made an appearance in the presidential race. It’s about time.
Look over the data on housing, health care, school quality, college completion, wages, discriminatory lending. We really could go on and on. Then think with some care about what your own group's standing in that data has made harder or easier in your life, what it has made possible, what it allowed you to dream of, achieve with hard work and what came your way almost out of the ether without effort at all.
Then think about those who exist on the other side of those statistical divides. Consider reading and debating works by economists such as Darrick Hamilton, Roland G. Fryer Jr., William Darity and Algernon Austin.