Housing segregation swindled white people…

I’m not a fan of segregated communities. De facto residential segregation still exists. But now they exist under the guise of empowerment. The idea that it is empowering is a myth and you will never empower, fix, or repair a segregated community. Segregated communities were created for the explicit purpose to break one group of people while providing a minor social boost to other people. There is nothing empowering about the many pockets of concentrated poverty, a segregated workforce, and the 1 in a trillion chance to be the sole chosen Black representative that gets amplified for relaying Black Pathos to hegemony. These Black representatives are used to contradict the actual social reality. Their winning the racial lottery is used to suggest that the US is always the land of opportunity because at least they made it. All of which oddly negates the pathos and turns the consequences of racism and the act of racism itself into a wildly entertaining sadomasochistic caricature.

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