Whiteness defined?

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Whiteness defined?

2020 July 182 min read

So this is "whiteness"? I never knew I was that one dimensional. But you know what, I can live with that. Although you obviously don't have to tick every box, this reads like a recipe for success.

I'm just wondering… If this is whiteness, what is blackness? Is that by definition the opposite of all these things?

Whiteness according to the nmaahc

It's one thing to have a brainstorm session to gather a list of notable "differences". But I can't believe they actually attributed those differences to a skin color and then made the effort to put that list on a nice infographic and actually release it to the public. Without any numbers or background.

Whatever, please watch this video for more context:


Pick whatever source you think is reliable: