10 Reasons Why Snow is Just God Teaching Us About White Oppression

by Alejandra Padín-Dujon

(1) It only looks manageable from a safe distance. Otherwise, it’ll chill you to the goddamn bone.

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(2) Only God could educate everyone at once.

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(3) Because Key and Peele said so.

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(4) The number of  POC friends you have has literally no effect on the fact that THE SNOW IS STILL THERE.

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(5) White people can afford more protective layers.

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(6) Poor neighborhoods feel it harder…

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/26/nyregion/as-new-yorkers-dig-out-from-storm-most-quickly-return-to-normal.html?_r=0

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(7) … but rich or poor, you are still affected.

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(8) The people who object to “safe spaces” probably wouldn’t object to a warm, dry home they can return to at the end of the day, or a mug of hot cocoa by the fire.

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(9) Bernie Sanders is not immune.

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(10) Either way, I fucking hate it.

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