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Monday, August 31, 2015

CHAUNCEY DeVEGA ASKS WHERE'S THE INSTA-FORGIVENESS FOR VESTER FLANAGAN?




Feeling Rebloggy: 
I have written several pieces about The Ritual of obligatory (and often immediate) expected public forgiveness by black people towards those white folks who have committed racially motivated violence against them. The Ritual is a salve for white guilt... 



Several days have passed since Vester Flanagan's violent deeds. Considering that black folks are almost immediately asked to perform The Ritual, one would think that the Parker and Ward families would also be [asked to do] The Ritual very soon....
Chauncey DeVega

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