It all comes down to some white people do not want to hear that some of their success is due to the privileges of being white. All the contradictions come when people do not want to take a good, honest look at themselves, and admit their unfair advantage. As a friend used to say: He/ She was born on third base, but thought they hit a home run! ( when they cross the home plate)
The quote is from the song Unsteady (Erich Lee Gravity Remix) by X Ambassadors from the movie Me Before You. A good friend of mine made this with the Easel app, only available for the iPhone. She gave me permission to share this amazing picture with you guys.
Mark 10:28-30 Peter began to say to him: “Look! We have left all things and followed you.” Jesus said: “Truly I say to you, no one has left house or brothers or sisters or mother or father or children or fields for my sake and for the sake of the good news who will not get 100 times more now in this period of time—houses, brothers, sisters, mothers, children, and fields, with persecution—and in the coming system of things, everlasting life.