Emmanuel Acho speaks clearly on race
If you’re struggling to explain to people the concepts of white privilege, or the necessity of oppressed black people to protest and riot (or maybe don’t see it yourself), the best explanation we’ve seen comes from journalist and former American football player Emmanuel Acho.
He is creating videos which are a safe space to discuss issues of race, in which he tackles the key questions which come up again and again from white folk who don’t quite get the situation, and he does so in a measured, friendly manner. A way to say, hey, here’s why this is happening, here’s the situation. A place to learn and change.
The first one tackles riots, the N word in popular culture, and white privilege born of history.
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