PSYCHOLOGY

Here’s Why So Many White People Support an Ethnocentric Worldview

What happens when you see your racial group as a gold standard

Allison Wiltz
6 min readMay 24, 2024

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Why do so many White people oppose policies promoting racial equality? Some endorse an ethnocentric worldview, assuming their group is inherently superior. This view, unfortunately, fosters the perception…

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Allison Wiltz

Black womanist Scholar bylines @ Momentum, Oprah Daily, ZORA, GEN, EIC of Cultured #WEOC Founder allisonthedailywriter.com https://ko-fi.com/allyfromnola