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It’s Not Easy Being White!
Power Line, by John Hinderaker

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Posted By:MDMuskrat, 8/14/2014 11:26:49 AM

Americans of Middle Eastern and North African descent, sometimes abbreviated as “MENA,” have a problem: they are white. In today’s world, that is a bad thing, as Pew explains: [F]or the census, since the beginning of the last century, the MENA community has been lumped into the “white” category. (snip) What’s more, some argue, being classified as “white” prohibits the MENA community from taking advantage of the benefits that come with minority status—including local, state and federal programs that give a leg up to minority-owned businesses in awarding government contracts. This brings a whole new meaning to “white flight”!

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And another tick seeks to feed on the big white dog.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: lavalette, 8/14/2014 1:00:06 PM     (No. 9965870)

There are few things that can happen to you that are worse than being given protected group status under civil rights law. It forces you into a victim mentality while causing your fellow man to look at your achievements with suspicion, which re-enforces your victim mentality. The fact that white males are the only group exempt from being a protected group ensures the continued dominance of white males. I suspect the elite white males figured this out a long time ago.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: BamaMan, 8/14/2014 1:01:54 PM     (No. 9965871)

That´s because it´s not about our descent, it´s about giving the chosen race reparations.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: KingBubo, 8/14/2014 1:36:13 PM     (No. 9965923)

lol, not easy being white, lol Onion?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: JHHolliday, 8/14/2014 2:54:42 PM     (No. 9966010)



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Reply 5 - Posted by: JHHolliday, 8/14/2014 3:00:18 PM     (No. 9966017)

Oops. Sorry about the blank post. Big fingers on a small touchpad doesn´t work for me.

I am white...worked every day for 50 years and am retired....BUT I get 5% off at Kroger every ´senior day´.

I guess that is all the affirmative action that I will ever receive.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: droopydog, 8/14/2014 3:22:22 PM     (No. 9966036)

So, if my ancestors somehow made their way from the middle east to central europe in the dark ages, am I a MENA?

So long whitey, I´m finally a victim!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/14/2014 9:08:48 PM     (No. 9966422)

They lost me at "community organizer"

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