How “Not All White People” Became an Assault on All Black People

Unpacking the harm of a seemingly benign phrase

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When Black people discuss racism, there’s usually at least one commenter who says, “not all White people,” as if they’re telling you something special, something redeeming. White people who use this phrase attempt to undermine a credible…



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Allison Wiltz

Allison Wiltz


Womanist Scholar bylines @ Oprah Daily, Zora, GEN, Momentum, GEN, EIC Cultured, AfroSapiophile #WEOC Founder allisonthedailywriter.com ☕️ ko-fi.com/allyfromnola