Because your privilege is so entrenched, you don’t feel privileged

I was linked to this via Something Wonky.

I am often horrified at how difficult it is to explain privilege, and how much I then panic and start just putting random phrases (“hierarchy of oppression”, “intersectionality”, “mansplaining”, “fuck off/fuck you”) into an arbitrary order until my head explodes.

As a feminist and a gamer (Dwarf hunter! – don’t tell the cool kids), I really liked this way of explaining.

Straight White Male: The Lowest Difficulty Setting There Is – Whatever.


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