The Myth of the Underdog

BreakPoint Daily

The Myth of the Underdog

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The overall cost – room and board – to attend Smith College, an elite women’s college in Northampton, Massachusetts, is in the neighborhood of 78-thousand dollars per year. An allegation of racism, made by an African-American student against a school janitor in 2018, has prompted a complex cultural discussion there that is full of worldview implications. It also exposes the significant limitations of critical theory and intersectionality, the dominant lenses by which our culture discerns issues of race, privilege, poverty, and discrimination.

Source: https://breakpoint.org/the-myth-of-the-underdog/?_hsmi=115131698&_hsenc=p2ANqtz–I6k1AEgoJaynKXkBkb999V947-zqGCGSzqICRgtyDGVXpQHHZuiPv1gm5woR5PbevHN796ucGTiy6Srmj4–llzdJbQ


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