CULTURE + HISTORY

Why White People Should Never Compare Their Experiences to Slavery

It’s historically inaccurate and disrespectful all rolled into one

Allison Wiltz
6 min readMay 27, 2024

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Disgusting woman with man in park | Photo by Elina Volkova via Pexels

White people have a historical responsibility for the chattel slavery system in America. However, they often draw parallels between their experiences and those of the enslaved — a view…

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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