Cenk Uygur (http://www.twitter.com/cenkuygur) host of The Young Turks discusses a dorm room bulletin board that tells white males to check their privilege.
Triggering throughout the tumblr-sphere intensified once photos of an Appalachian State University freshmen dorm bulletin board that asked white male hetrosexuals to check their privilege went viral. The bulletin board featured a number of memes that were rip offs of true dank memes as well as a number of poorly written illogical explanations of white male privilege that were too long didn’t read. The board has sparked a debate over whether the ideas of Freedom of Ideas and expression should be upheld in this case even though these ideas are going out of their way to put down students for things they cannot control such as sexual preference, gender, or race. The irony could be cut with a knife.”
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