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Douchebag: The White Racial Slur We’ve All Been Waiting For




by Michael Mark Cohen

“The white folks had sure brought their white to work with them that morning.”Chester Himes, If He Hollers Let Him Go.

On Shouting White Racial Slurs in Public

I am a white, middle class male professor at a big, public university, and every year I get up in front of a hundred and fifty to two hundred undergraduates in a class on the history of race in America and I ask them to shout white racial slurs at me.

The results are usually disappointing.














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