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Daily Practice 2017.10.18

Daily Practice 2017.10.18

Meditation Yesterday, a friend posted this on Facebook: "PSA: There are no "white" people in the Bible. The closest to being white are mainly the "bad guys" [Roman soldiers]" I've seen variations of this for years. It is certainly not new or original. However, I was surprised to see the level of attachment to archaic definitions of whiteness: "Actually, most definitions of "white" include people of North African and Middle Eastern descent, who are genetically close to Europeans." "A person having origins in any of the original peoples of Europe, the Middle East, or North Africa." Uh. Huh. I just bet all those middle eastern people are glad that they are now white. And the Africans of North Africa - Egypt, Libya, Morocco and so on should be jumping with joy. They now have the white c...