To the Best of Our Knowledge: Check Your Privilege

  • by Jim Fleming
  • Narrated by Jim Fleming
  • 0 hrs and 51 mins
  • Radio/TV Program

Publisher's Summary

Privilege checking has become a mainstay of a certain kind of conversation about race or identity. One person reminds – or accuses – another of enjoying all kinds of unearned advantages, thanks to their skin color, gender, class or sexual orientation. Checking someone else's privilege can be a form of hostility. Checking your own can be an act of humility. Either way, it can oftentimes be be painful. But does anyone actually benefit from talking about privilege? This hour, the benefits and drawbacks of talking about privilege. [Broadcast Date: October 21, 2015]


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 10-21-2015
  • Publisher: Wisconsin Public Radio (To the Best of Our Knowledge)