Why ‘Playing The Race-Card’ is the Oldest Trick in the Book

Being accused of ‘playing the race-card’ is one of the most aggravating, racist and egregious allegations that can be made against a Black person. But why? Here is a quick look at how harmful this phrase and the idea’s behind it can be towards Black people. As well as how racist White people have in fact been ‘playing the race-card’ for centuries and using it to gaslight and create racial tensions within communities, while pitting different races against each other. Continue reading Why ‘Playing The Race-Card’ is the Oldest Trick in the Book