What Do White People Think When They See Black People Murdered on the Internet?

White people have the privilege of ignoring the videos; how do we get them to care?

Taylor Alarcón
May 28 · 5 min read
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What do white people think when they see someone, anyone, killed in a video?

For black people, the police are the biggest, scariest gang there is.

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As important as the videos are, they have become numbing and overwhelming. But because I am black, I do not have the privilege of ignoring them.

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Taylor Alarcón

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Writer, researcher, documentary photographer & multi-disciplinary creative. See my work at tayloralarcon.com

Equality Includes You

Speaking up for humanity through intersectional social justice. Open to all.

Taylor Alarcón

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Writer, researcher, documentary photographer & multi-disciplinary creative. See my work at tayloralarcon.com

Equality Includes You

Speaking up for humanity through intersectional social justice. Open to all.

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