A MUST-READ: Are whites under threat from the “other”?

Photo: Anthony Moretti

Photo: Anthony Moretti

The New York Times has a story you must read.

Whiteness means being part of the group whose appearance, traditions, religion and even food are the default norm. It’s being a person who, by unspoken rules, was long entitled as part of “us” instead of “them.”

But national and racial identity were often conflated for the white majority. That identity felt to many white people like one of the most important pillars holding up their world — and now it seems under threat.

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