Michelle Obama said that when her family moved to Chicago’s south side there was a “white flight,” an attitude that persists to this day in response to immigrants was verbraucht mehr datenvolumen streamen oder downloaden.

The former First Lady made her comments at an Obama Foundation Summit, held at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago on Tuesday.

“We were doing everything we were supposed to do – and better,” Obama said regarding her family at that time slitherio. “But when we moved in, white families moved out.”

 
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“I want to remind white folks that y’all were running from us,” she then accused smart notebook kostenlosen. “And you’re still running.”

“Because we’re no different from the immigrant families that are moving in today.”

Recent studies do indeed suggest that “white flight” is a phenomenon that persists to this day, though attributing it to the sole factor of ethnicity seems to be a bit of tunnel vision iphone 7 images.

In fact, Newsweek in 2018 published a column that explained: “Since the ’70s, blacks have been fleeing some cities at higher rates than whites.”

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Blames Whites For The Community Falling Apart

 
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Remarkably, Michelle Obama suggested it was this notion of ‘white flight’ that caused the south side of Chicago to fall apart, not the infinitely more provable fact that cities wholly controlled by Democrats turn into veritable wastelands herunterladen.

(See Detroit, Baltimore, San Francisco).

“There were no gang fights, there were no territorial battles,” she said, citing the harmonious nature of the neighborhood when the Obamas first moved in herunterladen.

“Yet one by one, they packed their bags and they ran from us,” she continued. “And they left communities in shambles.”

Which, if one projects off of that, seems to suggest the minority families left behind contributed to the gang violence in Chicago from youtube legally. But she couldn’t have meant that since it’d be a racist thing to say.

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Not Done With the Racial Grievances

Complaining about white people leaving her neighborhood wasn’t the end of Michelle Obama’s racial grievances kann auf netflix nichtsen. No, she was just getting warmed up from whatsapp.

Obama then launched into a diatribe in which she lamented that she can’t figure out what to do to make white people less afraid of the black community mehrere webseiten herunterladen.

“I can’t make people not afraid of black people,” she groused. “I don’t know what’s going on. I can’t explain what’s happening in your head.”

As one-half of the first black occupants of the White House, she then complained that her entire life has been littered with racism.

“As people doubted us coming through — ‘Are you Princeton material? Can you really make the grade?’ Can you cut it?’ — What do you do in those instances?” Obama questioned. “All you can do is put your head down and do the work and let the work, your truth, speak for itself.”

Michelle noted that the only way to combat racism is to continue presenting herself as the “good human” who does “wonderful things” that she is.

“Maybe if I show up every day as a human, a good human, doing wonderful things, loving my family, loving our kids, taking care of things that I care about — maybe, just maybe that work will pick away at the scabs of our discrimination,” she sighed. “Maybe that will slowly unravel it.”

Or, you know, maybe stop blaming every little thing that happened in your life on racism. That might help.

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