When a student who won a scholarship for African-American students walked to the stage at a Riverside, Calif., high school to pick up his award, the audience laughed nervously. The student, Jeffrey Warren, was white.
I’ve been in the feminist conversation on tumblr long enough to know that there’s only one good response to
okay… but why did he apply to the scholarship in the first place?
Um yeah1. He APPLIED for it because it only “encouraged” black students to apply, didn’t strictly forbid white students...