Breaking Down the #GiveWhiteMenAChance Hashtag

It is and it isn’t about exactly what you think

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I had two questions after seeing #GiveWhiteMenAChance trending on Twitter. First of all, I wondered what do they want a chance to do? Secondly, who thinks they deserve a chance? Hear me out. Throughout American history, White men enjoyed opportunities to govern without consent, to amass power through…