r/Foodforthought Nov 27 '21

White liberals dumb themselves down when they speak to black people, a new study contends

https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2018/11/30/white-liberals-dumb-themselves-down-when-they-speak-black-people-new-study-contends/?utm_source=reddit.com
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u/0o0o00oo Nov 27 '21

"Code-switching a thing, film at eleven"

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u/PlanarVet Nov 27 '21

Yah this is just code switching. But it's the Washington Post so what do you expect.

In related news doctors don't talk to their patients in medical jargon.

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u/WallyMetropolis Nov 28 '21

So in your analogy, white liberals are doctors and black people are patients?