The Left Is Right
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The Left Is Right

A Hitchhiker’s Guide to White Privilege

A look into the magical world of white privilege

If you want an exercise in frustration, try to explain the concept of “white privilege” to someone who either doesn’t get it or refuses to. I have seen otherwise calm and composed people get their proverbial undies in a bundle when confronted with this term. It isn’t a terribly difficult concept to understand when…



Right wing politics are destroying democracy in America. If we want freedom, we must think and vote blue.

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John Egelkrout

I am a teacher in an inner-city alternative school and work a small hobby farm with my wife. I write about politics, education, and social issues.