Because if you know the history of the whole concept of whiteness, if you know the history of the concept of the white race, where it came from and for what reason, you know it was a trick, and it’s worked brilliantly.
Timothy Jacob Wise is an American activist and writer on the topic of race. Since 1995, he has given speeches at over 600 college campuses across the U.S. Wikipedia
The power of resistance is to set an example: not necessarily to change the person with whom you disagree, but to empower the one
Born: 4 October 1968 (age 51 years), Nashville, Tennessee, United States Spouse: Kristy Cason (m. 1998) Movies: White Like Me, Dreams of Gold: The Mel Fisher Story Children: Rachel Wise, Ashton Wise Education: Hillsboro High School, Tulane University