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How to Explain to My Fellow Whites Why We Can’t Use the N-Word

It’s really just this simple

Photo by Bruce Davidson, cbsnews.com.

No, it’s not racist that we White people cannot use the n-word.

Personal experience is the best teacher. In my own journey out of racism, there is one experience that stands above all others. I’ve written about it before, but it bears repeating here. In 1983, my ship, the USS Ranger…

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Glenn Rocess

Glenn Rocess

Retired Navy. Inveterate contrarian. If I haven’t done it, I’ve usually done something close.