Eddie Glaude: ‘Allyship collapses when we view racial justice as a philanthropic enterprise’

Eddie Glaude, chairman of the Center for African American Studies at Princeton University and author of ‘Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own,’ says equality is about collaboration, not charity.

7/5/2020 5:33:00 AM

'What we need to do is not engage in charity when it comes to racial justice, but to really build a more just society,' esglaude says. 'I don't want you to invite me to the table, I want you to understand that I helped build the table.'

Eddie Glaude, chairman of the Center for African American Studies at Princeton University and author of ‘Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own,’ says equality is about collaboration, not charity.

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esglaude Brilliant esglaude esglaude help end the financial oppression of POC esglaude Look within my friend. Whites are not comming to your communities destroying them and neither are the police you are killing your own ,dropping out of school at alarming rates teen pregnancy through the roof ,fatherless homes. Clean your house.

esglaude I hear you. esglaude Ha ok esglaude esglaude Eddie, Thanks for all you do! MSNBC needs to ditch Rick Tyler. He has become part of the problem. Fanning the flames and spreading hate. Pass it on! esglaude esglaude Truth, but most people don't know how to react and giving to charity make you feel like you are helping. We need a handbook of instructions-not more than 25 pages though. People want engage but we need to be taught with detailed instructions. It's the american way of doing things

esglaude ONLY IF YOU REALLY DID BUILD THE TABLE!!!! FACTS MATTER!!! AND IF I INVITE YOU TO MY HOUSE TO SIT AT MY TABLE. IT IS ONLY AN INVITE!!! YOU DONT OWN MY TABLE!!! AND YOU DID NOT BUILD IT!!! YOU DONT OWN EVERYTHING JUST BECAUSE YOU WANT TO. esglaude Charity is the way rich ppl try to keep you from storming their gated communities.

esglaude The system is not broken, it operates as it was intended. Subjugation and Supremcy are the point, not some inherent flaw in the structure. We need to recreate a more just and equitable society or we will be doomed to this prejudicial loop. Let’s hope that we can. 4thofJuly esglaude Vietnam war dodger crook, Crafty, cunning and yet a Clueless Covfefe Trump needs a miracle to win & miracles are hard to come by Shed red Go blue Happy 4th

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Eddie Glaude and Cornel West on the most 'masterful' James Baldwin.esglaude: “There’s always been a paradox in the social science literature.” “As racist opinions have declined, those opinions haven’t been in alignment with policies to address fundamental injustices and inequality.” esglaude Open your eyes people... Covid911 - INSURGENCY (only 9 mins) esglaude esglaude Perhaps because you conflate absurd equality of outcome reasoning with “racism.” Stop doing that and it all makes perfect sense.

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Eddie Glaude and Cornel West on the most 'masterful' James Baldwin.esglaude: “There’s always been a paradox in the social science literature.” “As racist opinions have declined, those opinions haven’t been in alignment with policies to address fundamental injustices and inequality.” esglaude Open your eyes people... Covid911 - INSURGENCY (only 9 mins) esglaude esglaude Perhaps because you conflate absurd equality of outcome reasoning with “racism.” Stop doing that and it all makes perfect sense.

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