The Rationaliser @TheRationaliser 8 hours ago
@RichardDawkins Out of curiosity, do you think your gender/colour/class has given you privilege in your life?
Richard Dawkins @RichardDawkins 8 hours ago
@TheRationaliser I don’t know, but my first class education probably has.
Really? He doesn’t know? At all?
I get that the word “privilege” gets thrown around too much, and has become both stale and belligerent, but none of that means that there is nothing to it at all. How can Dawkins simply not know if his being male and white and upper middle class has given him any privilege?
How, for instance, does he think he came by his first class education? The very label – first class – acknowledges … Read the rest