Psychology Today: Microaggressions: More than Just Race

Let me use an example to illustrate how microaggressions can influence the standard of living and quality of life for women and persons of color. Statistics support the fact that White American males constitute only 33% of the population. Yet, they occupy approximately

  • 80% of tenured positions in higher education
  • 80% of the House of Representatives
  • 80-85% of the U. S. Senate
  • 92% of Forbes 400 executive CEO-level positions
  • 90% pf public school superintendents
  • 99.9% of athletic team owners
  • 97.7% of U. S. presidents

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