White Americans are pissed off about death by racism, too

For Whites (Like Me), Who Are Pissed. We Are Not Ignorant.

“I debated the “pissed” of this title. I realize it’s not nice. And I didn’t want to alienate readers who might be put off by it. (Like my mom. Sorry, Mom.)

But “mad,” “angry,” even “outraged” just don’t capture it. So it’s “pissed.”

We get “pissed” at someone or something. It is (or, at least, feels to me) targeted and specific.”

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