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Posted by Nettrice, Sun Dec-04-05 12:44 PM
>...the faulty logic here
>is blatant. You can't on the one hand, decry racism, and on
>the other hand, embrace white privilege. You can't break down
>the master's house with the master's tools. And as long as
>you're insistent on the notion that you can use your own white
>privilege to combat, well, white privilege? You're gonna
>continue to end up sounding confused, contradictory and, well,
>racist, to the people whose struggle you claim to identify
>with. This passage is actually the essence of the liberal
>white racism that zewari was talking about in the first

Freire also deals with this issue in Pedagogy of Freedom.