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Posted by sunngodd, Thu Apr-21-05 12:08 PM
Someone who has lived an experience has more authority to comment on the situation than outsiders.

However, "you're white" shouldn't be a valid dismissal of a white persons opinions about the black community. We should deal with the accuracy of the statement, rather than the person who makes it.


“The Negro pays for what he wants and begs for what he needs.” -Kelly Miller