posted on Sep, 24 2007 @ 09:42 PM
Originally posted by truthseeka
Don't worry; whites still have things like legacy and more money, on average, for college...
Whites don't celebrate white history for a month, for if we did it would be racist. What happens if the Mexicans want to celebrate Mexican history
month; and then the Asians? Will blacks consider that fair, or will it take away from the fact that blacks get an entire month devoted to their
Whites lose out on lower-middle class jobs due to affirmative action despite qualifications. I know this for a fact because I witnessed a certain
customer service company's job fairs each month. I know that city governments propagate this through tax breaks for minority hiring quotas.
Whites face discipline quicker at their job than do minorities. I know this for a fact because I witnessed this at the same customer service company.
Phone reps were allowed to miss 3 days of training. Whites that did were terminated. Minorities that did, well, they were not terminated. Why?
The company didn't want to lose its tax break status with the city. Some of you from Tampa may know just what I'm talking about.
Whites from middle class families cannot get grants for college because they go to minorities whose family is often better off. I know this for a
fact because I was very good friends with a girl at FSU whose parents were prominent doctors in south Florida. Yet she had grants, not scholarships,
but grants. She was an only child. I was one of three children and prepared a three page explanation of need. Who got the grant? Not whitey.
As for whites experiencing racism, have you ever stopped at a convenient store in a black neighborhood? Have you gotten the dirty and threatening
looks for being white in a black store? I have even been cut in line and watched as that person and the cashier proceeded to talk for several
Want more examples? "Whites" don't have it as easily as is claimed. I am so sick of this crapt. Racism goes both ways, it's just more
convenient for certain groups to use it as leverage to get something.
[EDIT]: Capitalized Asians for fear of being called racist towards them by using a lowercase "a" by mistake.
[edit on 9/24/2007 by titian]