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Whitman Wire

Whitman news since 1896

Whitman Wire

Dear white LGBTQIA+ community

Alanna Sherman , Columnist September 30, 2021

All human beings with marginalized identities are worthy of love and compassion, but is important to acknowledge that we can be at once marginalized, and still hold identities that grant us powers of the...

Culture of color blindness: Privilege hinders discussion of diversity

Culture of color blindness: Privilege hinders discussion of diversity

Emily Lin-Jones April 26, 2012

Like many of its peer institutions, Whitman doesn't hesitate to emphasize its commitment to diversity. Diversity is currently the focus of Whitman's application supplement writing prompt, and the word...

Our privilege goes beyond our skin color

April 26, 2012

This piece was contributed by Marcial Diaz '13 I am a student from Guatemala City who came to the United States to get my college degree. Yet when asked to reflect from the outside on white privilege...

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