Some white Americans, however, have attempted to shift the blame for dying younger to African Americans themselves, citing their “lifestyles”. It is perhaps true that unhealthy habits are more concentrated among poor Americans, a disproportionate number of whom are black. But these habits themselves are a consequence of economic conditions, not to mention the stresses of racism.See..? It’s all the white man’s fault!
Friday, 18 December 2015
It’s Official! The Cat’s Out Of The Bag!
Joseph Stiglitz reaches the racist conclusion that black people aren’t agents of their own destiny at all: