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Discussing “White Privilege” is a Way to Cope with its Irreversible Loss

The issue of “white privilege” has become an increasingly frequent, though still minor, topic of discussions in both mainstream and alternative media. Hardly a week goes without a few new articles on how widespread the problem is or ideas about remedying it. These run the whole gamut from the hilariously self important, hilariously paternalistic, jumping on the bandwagon types to ones that are reasonable and nuanced.

But very few articles on this topic try to answer a simple question- Why has writing and talking about “white privilege” in the media exploded within the previous 4-5 years? I mean.. why did we not hear much, if anything, about this issue in the previous decades? Was this issue not existent or relevant then? If it was, why did people not talk about it then but are almost too willing to do so now?

The two most common ‘explanations’ for the explosion of media interest in this topic are as follows:

Most CONservative morons believe that the guilt and naivety of “bleeding-heart white liberals” is behind much (if not all) such articles and discussions about ‘white privilege’. Some CONservative morons see it an attempt to force the belief system of “feminists”, “left-wing liberals” and other assorted socialist types on to others.

LIEbrals, on the other hand, largely see this as an issue of publicly acknowledging something that is morally wrong. Of course, it is no surprise that a few self-identifying LIEbrals have made their careers (and money) through writing and talking about it.

While both the CONservative and LIEbral narratives on why everybody and their dog is now expressing their opinions about “white privilege” seem logical at first glance, neither holds up to careful scrutiny. Firstly, the whole idea that white LIEbrals are significantly more compassionate that white CONservatives is simply not true. The behavior and actions of White LIEbrals who express progressive beliefs is not that different from their stupider CONservative counterparts. In other words, the mindset of White LIEbrals (as implied by their behavior) is just as racist and exploitative as the CONservative morons they seek to differentiate themselves from.

So what is going on.. Why are white LIEbrals falling over each other to condemn their own supposed privilege.

The less cynical among you might see white LIEbrals decrying “white privilege” as a way to raise their perceived social status- and there is some truth to that. But I am far more cynical than that and see something which most others cannot see, let alone acknowledge.

It all comes down to extrapolation of an aspect of human behavior I had discussed in a previous post- Why Societies Fool Themselves about their True Selves. In that post, I said that societies usually lacks whatever quality, resource or attribute they claim to have in abundance. If we extrapolate that idea a little further, we can convert it into a more generalized statement.

Humans lacks whatever quality, resource or attribute they repeatedly claim to have in abundance.

White, both CONservatives and LIEbrals, almost never talked about “white privilege” in previous decades because they believed that it was safe. They had actually convinced themselves that they would always have higher living standards and be more technologically advanced than the rest of the world- because they were actually superior to all those other people. Sure.. there were outliers like Japan, but generally whites felt their relative position was unassailable.

Then the last three decades happened..

The last thirty years have been marked by two trends. On one hand, real technological innovation has basically disappeared in the white west. It has been replaced by a simulacra consisting of colorful presentations and papers written in language approved by both advertising and legal agencies. On the other hand, living conditions in the rest of the non-white world have improved by leaps and bounds- often at rates incomprehensible to the white mind (if there is such a thing). Then there is the issue of demographic changes, both in the general population of the west as well as in technology intensive occupations.

Many of the less retarded whites (predominantly LIEbrals) have realized, if still largely at a subconscious level, that the era where being white meant having real privileges is rapidly and irreversibly slipping away. CONservatives are too stupid to have read the writing on the wall and believe that they are world is still stuck somewhere in the 1950s-1980s.

The acknowledgement of “white privilege” by white LIEbrals allows them to enjoy whatever real white privilege is still left while still appearing to be morally superior to white CONservatives. They know, if only in the back of their minds, that the little white privilege they enjoy will soon be history- regardless of their actions in support or opposition of it. It is just that decrying it will make them look morally superior and prescient in the future when even the most retarded white CONservative rube has to face reality.

Therefore, all those articles about “white privilege” by LIEbrals are about positioning themselves for the inevitable future rather than any innate sense of justness or fairness.

What do you think? Comments?

  1. July 12, 2015 at 8:05 am

    Advipoops…

    Here is an interesting read…

    http://publishing.cdlib.org/ucpressebooks/view?docId=ft5h4nb372&chunk.id=d0e823&toc.id=d0e823&brand=ucpress

    Something always felt off about the right wing rants of Bernie Chapin and Crappy Capitalism.

  2. July 12, 2015 at 8:08 am

    As far as white privilege…

    http://theangryblackwoman.com/2008/04/25/seal-press-amanda-marcotteproof-that-feminism-and-racism-go-hand-in-hand/

    http://www.jack-donovan.com/axis/2011/12/mighty-white/

    Funny how feminism and the manuresphere are so alike…

    Or maybe it’s botched male to female privilege in Marcappy’s place and Faygut privilege in Donovan’s..

  3. Johan
    July 12, 2015 at 9:58 am

    Whites still have alot of social privelage.Mestizo and Eastasian and even southasian women worship the ground they walk on and they can pretty much get laid just for being white.

    • July 12, 2015 at 11:37 am

      China, Japan and even Korea could easily crush the average white country. So much for hypergamy. At least two times I saw a Chinese woman with a Dutch man, talking in Chinese. Apparently, Chinese identity is matrilinear.

    • Julian
      July 15, 2015 at 12:57 am

      I look forward to day that these quisling cunts get the same treatment as those French cunts who supported the Nazis.

  4. Webe
    July 12, 2015 at 2:55 pm

    “Pride goeth before the fall”

    The irony is that the fall of white privilege is due largely to unjustified over-confidence in the innate intellectual superiority of whites, guaranteeing them a permanent lead on the rest of the pack, without any concern about how to contrive their own continued dominance.

    I would hope that the fruits of human ingenuity will come to be regarded as the legacy of all mankind, but I certainly do not expect this outcome.

  5. wais
    July 13, 2015 at 4:38 am

    every civilization goes down no exceptions.

  6. Ed
    July 13, 2015 at 8:05 am

    The 2012 blog post you linked to is brilliant, as are the comments. But I think they also explain the recent propaganda eruption that is the subject of this post.

    Essentially, the 2012 post asks the question of why humans are so consistently delusional. What evolutionary advantage does it serve?

    One commentator had a theory that if people were completely rational, they would chose not to reproduce. Therefore delusion had to be invented to limit people’s ability to be rational. I think this is a good explanation, particularly as global population of humans has gotten to the point where it is now really irrational for people to reproduce.

    However, another commentator had what I think is a better explanation. People are not hardwired to be delusional. They are hardwired to be conformist. If you see monkeys in the wild, you will see quickly that they are a social animal (not as social as insects, but as close as you can get among mammals). You simply can’t be rational and conformist, or even social, as people with “Apspergers” know from experience.

    How this relates to the propaganda outbust is another wise observation that someone other than myself had. That is that much of the advertising you see doesn’t really see a specific product. What is sells is stupidity. If people are stupid, they are more likely to buy stuff. So mass media, particularly TV, is basically designed to lower intelligence.

    So you have a huge propaganda apparatus that is served if people are less able to reason. Now not everything that it comes up with has a specific purpose. The “white privilege” stuff is probably not designed with the idea of eventually disenfranchising white people, segregating them, barring them from employment in certain professions etc. The idea is just to get people used to believing in ridiculous stuff put out over the media, even if it directly contradicts other ridiculous stuff put out over the media decades earlier. So you have the media constantly pushing stupid things, often just for practice.

    • Webe
      July 14, 2015 at 4:01 am

      Medieval Christian monks believed that if everybody would heal themselves of irrational concupiscence (sex), the second coming (and paradise) would be at hand. That was their stock reply to challenges about their way of life (“If everybody was like you, mankind would die out”). Ancient Greek philosophers were also agreed that people were farthest away from being rational while in the throes of animal lusts.
      So there is a lot of agreement on this. Unfortunately the sexual instinct is strong enough not to require delusional thinking. It is only true of the last two generations that sex and reproduction are no longer two sides of the same coin. So the evolutionary psychology behind the need for delusional thinking is unlikely to be the need to reproduce.

    • joesantus
      July 15, 2015 at 3:42 pm

      “However, another commentator had what I think is a better explanation. People are not hardwired to be delusional. They are hardwired to be conformist. If you see monkeys in the wild, you will see quickly that they are a social animal (not as social as insects, but as close as you can get among mammals). You simply can’t be rational and conformist, or even social, as people with “Apspergers” know from experience.”

      I’ve often speculated that the hardwiring-for-conformity is yet another instinct common to mammals, and, being an instinct, inevitably stands in conflict with a human’s capability for pure rationalism and potential individualism. The “herd mentality” wiring serves usefully to ensure species survival therefore reproduction in many of the challenges and threats a species experiences. But, as was pointed out, it also serves to undermine objective rational thinking.

      I’ve always tended toward unconventional thought, behavior, ad life choices due to being very rationalistic since my late childhood, so I’ve experienced the social backlash of resisting the herd instinct through my 59 years of life.
      I’ve been married 35 years to a woman who herself has always been exceptionally rational, to the point that 99% of other women don’t really like her — not only does she not comprehend most women’s subtle non-verbal/emotional communication, but she objects to much of their thinking for being nonsensical, feelings-driven, and illogical. My wife and I have had a sexually-open marriage for decades; she and I enjoy sex together infrequently, but she has zero problem with me having other women as lovers — in my wife’s mind, it is irrational for a wife to keep a man she claims she loves limited to herself if his sexual needs are greater than hers or his needs require variety that she cannot or will not give. And, unsurpisingly, although such a diagnosis was unknown when she and I married in 1980 and remained unknown until decades later, it turns out that my wife has Aspergers.

  7. July 14, 2015 at 3:59 am

    Medieval Christian monks believed that if everybody would heal themselves of irrational concupiscence (sex), the second coming (and paradise) would be at hand. That was their stock reply to challenges about their way of life (“If everybody was like you, mankind would die out”). Ancient Greek philosophers were also agreed that people were farthest away from being rational while in the throes of animal lusts.
    So there is a lot of agreement on this. Unfortunately the sexual instinct is strong enough not to require delusional thinking. It is only true of the last two generations that sex and reproduction are no longer two sides of the same coin. So the evolutionary psychology behind the need for delusional thinking is unlikely to be the need to reproduce.

    • joesantus
      July 16, 2015 at 2:30 pm

      ” Unfortunately the sexual instinct is strong enough not to require delusional thinking. It is only true of the last two generations that sex and reproduction are no longer two sides of the same coin. So the evolutionary psychology behind the need for delusional thinking is unlikely to be the need to reproduce.”

      I’m failing to understand your hypothesis, Webej. Would you perhaps rephrase or elaborate further, so I might be able to follow your thought? (I’m not challenging you, I’m merely seeking to comprehend your idea.) Thanks.

  8. mughalmongolempire
    August 8, 2015 at 6:19 am

    “non-white world have improved by leaps and bounds- often at rates incomprehensible to the white mind (if there is such a thing). ”

    while many whites may believe they are quickly loosing their privilage, i think whites will remain dominant for at least another century.

    http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com/chinas-monumental-ponzi-heres-how-it-unravels/

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