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That’s why I could not resist clicking on a link that was sent to me in a recent tweet about a new Tumblr site that’s gone viral: We Are Not Trayvon Martin.

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The site, started by Joseph Phelan, a white man, on Sunday, hours after he heard the verdict, invites others to share how they are not like Trayvon Martin. Specifically, it is a space for people to share how their race leaves them feeling safe rather than vulnerable.

“I don’t need to be Trayvon Martin to know that what happened to him, and James Byrd, and countless other Black men is simply wrong,” Phelan wrote in his initial post. (Byrd  was murdered by white supremacist in 1998.) “I don’t have to be Trayvon Martin to stand with those who are Trayvon and say enough is enough.”

In short, We Are Not Trayvon Martin has morphed into a roster of mostly white Americans acknowledging their undeserved white privilege, how it protects them in every facet of their lives, and just how wrong it is that black people are treated differently. What the site is not, as Phelan told JetMag.com, is a place for “White folks to whine.”

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{snip} The participants recognize that — in opposition to the denials of Juror B37 — race played a significant factor in this case, and that it is not okay.

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Of course, not everyone is happy about the We Are Not Trayvon Martin site.  Some view Phelan’s project as a way for non-black people to insert themselves into a conversation that has little to do with them.

Still, We Are Not Trayvon Martin hosts an important and necessary conversation. Injustice can’t be stamped out until it is actually recognized. The site is actually hopeful too, a welcome reprieve from some of the understandably fatalistic essays I’ve read lately that state there’s no hope for a black man’s justice in America.

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But, as We Are Not Trayvon Martin proves, for some social segments, reactions are more nuanced than that. It is enlightening to realize that there are non-black people who believe the verdict was unjust, and feel this deeply. That means there’s hope that we can all not only just get along; but also more importantly, that someday far, far off, we can all be treated equally.

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  • Spartacus

    “That means there’s hope that we can all not only just get along but also more importantly, that someday far, far off, we can all be treated equally.”

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    • Creepy as a cracker!

      There is so much truth to that cartoon.

      • Spartacus

        Especially in the doctor’s big nose…

        • MikeofAges

          Sorry. Looks like a British type to me.

          • Spartacus

            Really ? Big nose, puffy lips… Doesn’t remind you of a certain tribe ?

          • David Ashton

            Thanks.

      • Funruffian

        Not really. A case study was administered to White and Black 1st graders. Each child was given the choice as to what baby they liked better. Out of 20 Black kids, 17 of them chose the White doll over the Black doll. This simulation was known as “White Baby, Black baby. It proved that the majority of the Black kids had a low self image and thought White babies were nicer and prettier.

        • MikeofAges

          No it proves that for some reason, there is a widespread preference for “white” dolls. Have heard, in Japan the department store mannequins have Western features. The problem comes when law and public policy are based on pop psychology.

          • Funruffian

            Would you rather have a Golliwog?

          • MikeofAges

            I don’t think doll preference has any cosmic significance. Sociologist Kenneth Clark’s study of doll preference was part of the material cited in Brown v. Topeka, the Supreme Court’s 1954 school desegregation decision. Nothing but junk science. If it meant anything, the identification of white dolls as better on the part of the very young black girls may have been a manifestation of the aggressive harsh realism that is a sometimes characteristic of American black culture. Or, if the preference for “white” dolls is one of the inexplicable universals of the world, it could have been mere literalism unmediated by any cultural or psychological concern whatsoever.

          • Funruffian

            I’m surprised a wannabe dime store psychologist fruitcake, like yourself, uses the term ‘junk science’. It’s as if you are sayinf that no other types of dolls existed outside of White dolls. Gobbledygook psychobabble is your explanation. Cosmic significance? “Manifestation of the aggressive harsh realism”? sounds like a bad textbook.
            It’s really very simple and doesn’t require deep analysis. You are given a choice of what you prefer. Product A or product B.

          • MikeofAges

            But that does not tell you the reason why one is preferred. If you don’t know what I am suggesting, other people in the forum do. This website and its forum are about opinion. Do you support “doll” studies and do you think the results of them always go to the issue what the self esteem of the respondent is? Or might there be other reasons for the results? Could it be kind of like asking which kind of socks are better, white or black. I could imagine a black kid answering, “Black cuz, no one wears white socks.” Would that answer be reflective of his self esteem as it relates to his color, or does it reflect a an aggressive, harshly realistic appraisal of socially given reality and have nothing to do with color at all? Get with it.

          • Funruffian

            Perhaps, but a doll represents the human form. It is a symbol and rendition of a baby. That’s all. A sock is an inanimate object and doesn’t represent the human form. I happen to like the color Black on certain objects and animals. I had a beautiful Black Labrador with a coat that shined like velvet. idon’t think yellow labs have the same illustrious beaty in the fur as the black ones. I like black clothes, cars and I chose the iphone in black, not white. Black horses are also beautiful as are black jaguars, black cats and other creatures.

          • MikeofAges

            Just an example of how the application of the term “better” could mean something other than what it appears to, which was why I called the “doll” studies junk science. You have to sure what you are actually measuring. Other than that, what color you like in your clothes and material possession and in the animals you own is your business. I like yellow labs better. I would not want to drive a black car. But that is because I think black cars are associated with white hoodlums and thugs. I don’t want to get profiled or make people pointlessly frightened.

          • Puggg

            “I had a beautiful Black Labrador with a coat that shined like velvet. I don’t think yellow labs have the same illustrious beauty in the fur as the black ones….I like yellow labs better.”

            All this breed treason is making my floppy ears bleed.

          • Romulus

            It could also be something as simple as, this the society we created. We were at the top. Those on the bottom will emulate.

    • biscuits&gravy

      Why is the black girl drawn that way?

      BTW, my six little white daughters’ favorite dollies are brown-skinned.

      • CharlesFinley

        That’s WONderful! Enjoy raising your nappy-headed grandchildren, Skrote.
        Now, geauxPhuckURself.

        • biscuits&gravy

          Wow. The Internet is such a wonderful place!

          • dd121

            And what was their reply?

          • biscuits&gravy

            I’ll wait a week, and if I get no reply, I’ll proceed from there.

          • Kit Ingoldby

            You’re mean, I’m going to tell on you!

          • biscuits&gravy

            Either the racist comments stop, or I draw outside attention to this site. A shame, since I believe in the race realism mission of Amren. But if the mods can so quickly delete other comments they don’t like or go against Amren’s purpose, they can delete racist comments, too. So if they don’t, it means Amren tacitly supports racism, which is not the same as race realism. There it is.

          • ncpride

            Draw outside attention to this site…. Are you kidding me? Like it’s a secret? Who are you to come here threatening and making demands? Go away if you don’t like what you read here. There it is.

          • biscuits&gravy

            I like the articles here. I just don’t like you.

          • ncpride

            Well, the feeling is mutual, whiner.

          • biscuits&gravy

            Hooray!

          • storibund

            Whaaaaaaaa!!!

            Good lord. Grow up.

          • Spartacus

            There’s no such thing as bad publicity 🙂

          • biscuits&gravy

            True dat.

          • ms_anthro

            The more attention we get, the better. Thanks for helping us promote our cause and reach more White people!

          • biscuits&gravy

            Hooray!!

          • Kit Ingoldby

            Oh no! Please don’t ‘draw outside attention’ to Amren, that’s mean and nasty!

          • Ed_NY

            Biscuits & gravy must be a progressive!

          • biscuits&gravy

            Don’t confuse free speech with hate. Look inside yourself.

          • Nathanwartooth

            Oh please. A lot of of the “racist” comments are jokes. If we can’t joke in the face of overwhelming odds, what’s the point?

            Some of it is “negro fatigue”. Live around them long enough and you just get fed up with them. That plus the media constantly telling you that Blacks are better than Whites and that Whites are all evil little racists, you start to go nuts.

          • biscuits&gravy

            I can see the frustration, but those comments aren’t jokes, because they aren’t funny.

          • Wethepeople

            Quote unquote ‘racism’ is in fact tribalism, and has been ingrained into our systems naturally by 1000’s of years of combat and territorial control. It is now a bad thing because socialists and the left wing MSM want a multiculti society (multiculturalism=white genocide). To break down the borders and coalesce into a amorphous blob of a people, they must label those who can see (or realize) the difference between races as ‘racists’ I.e. those who can see race. So racism only actually exists to Marxists, those that want to pretend we are the same. To everyone else it is just nature, common sense in fact. This is why only whites are persecuted, and prosecuted, for racism the MSM PROMOTES other races to act in a ‘racist’ manner.

          • biscuits&gravy

            There is neither Jew nor Greek.

            People are people, no matter what color or creed. We could, if we were brave and moral enough, celebrate our differences instead of fighting over them.

          • Spartacus

            Are you sure you’re on the right site ?

          • biscuits&gravy

            I think of myself as a race realist. I see a black dude in a hoodie looking all thuggy, yeah, I’m going to think the worst. Not because he’s black, per se, but because he’s a punk. But I don’t think blacks have lower IQ because of their DNA.

          • Spartacus

            “But I don’t think blacks have lower IQ because of their DNA.”

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            Erm… Then you’re not a race realist, are you ? Because a race REALIST accepts REALITY, and the fact that blacks have lower IQs genetically(among other “delightful” features) is part of reality.

          • biscuits&gravy

            Dude, read what I wrote. I’m not arguing the existence of lower IQ; I just don’t think DNA is the cause. I think the cause is something else.

          • Spartacus

            Like…What ?

          • biscuits&gravy

            Broken families. No fathers. I’m pretty sure horrible environments adversely affect IQ.

          • biscuits&gravy

            Thank you for deleting the racist comment, moderators!

      • Romulus

        It is what is called a caricature!

    • Tim_in_Indiana

      It’s easy to blame “the usual suspects,” but the real problem is the number of whites who have jumped onto the antiwhite bandwagon. Case in point, a TED Talks speaker who was making a very good speech about automation, but at the end had to insert a virulently antiwhite insinuation that technological progress didn’t really progress until Asians got involved. Disgusting:

      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WMF-Z74C1QE

      • Spartacus

        Might be he’s just poorly educated, and not necessarily anti-white (can’t watch the video right now, my internet is bad). Still, if he’s has other such “episodes” then write his name on the list and reserve him a rope.

    • Romulus

      That was fantastic!! Im definitely saving this one!!! I thought the yekel scientist was an especially nice touch.

  • I suppose Joseph Phelan has never heard of Eve Carson, Channon Christianson, Emily Haddock, and the thousands of white victims of black crime.

    I am willing to bet that Joseph does not comprehend that approximately 10 black females are raped by white males each year, but over 20,000 white females are raped by blacks each year (over 54 a day!).
    Let’s hear what you have to say, Mr. Phelan.

    • Spartacus

      It’s actually well over 30.000 white women raped every year by the animals in the US, nearly 100 every day.

      • biscuits&gravy

        Black on white crime is ok. White on black defense is not. What hypocrisy! This is exactly what Amren is about, raising awareness of the double standard, fighting for race REALISM.

    • 1XXX

      Yes but……..slavery!!

    • Michelle

      I read the FBI statistics didn’t have 1 single case of white male raping a black female, those are recent i guess. But even in the 70s there wasn’t 1 single report of a white male raping a black female.. I think i read those statistic on this site.. You could be right though,im just saying what i read stated differently.. I believe it though, if i was a guy I’d have sex with a cheese grater before a black girl. Their vaginas look like some kind of cactusy hairy wilderbeast creature.. I suspect the most perverted rapist would have trouble keeping hard. I mean,even if they werent grotesque black rape would still out number white by the billion trillions,since our men aren’t wild savage animals.

  • Oil Can Harry

    We here at Amren are NOT Trayvon Martin.

    Unlike him, we have jobs and aren’t involved in burglaries, drug dealing or assault and battery.

  • bigone4u

    When Phelan is shot and killed by a black mugger or home invader, he’ll see how much value was in his imaginary white privilege. It takes guns and guts to stay safe in today’s world–to stay safe from all the predatory St. Trayvons Phelan is defending.

    • 1XXX

      Life is tough…it’s tougher when you’re stupid.

    • gemjunior

      well joe and tobias think that guns are violent. and their fantasy is to be in prison with all these black rapists, because they like that stuff

  • 1XXX

    Seems to be mostly white women that are professing they are “not trayvon martin”.
    What a surprise.

    Nothing quite like the musings of the warm, well-fed, middle-class, liberal arts degree-holding white woman professing her disdain at the very people and system that enables her to indulge in these moronic white-guilt fetish-parties. Nothing like it at all…..whites are the biggest idiots on earth.

    This will get very interesting once the in-progress economic collapse “goes live”….very interesting indeed. They can fend for themselves.

  • Enar_Larsson

    I have said it before and I’ll say it again:

    White Privilege is
    knowing that…

    No
    politician will ever appeal to me on the basis of my race.

    No
    matter how disproportionately my race suffers from interracial crime, conversations
    about that fact are unfit for public discourse.

    No
    matter how much I despise myself and those who look like me I can never
    atone for being someone who looks like me.

    If I
    (or someone who looks sufficiently like me) kill a member of another race
    in legitimate self-defense and am justly acquitted, there is a strong
    likelihood that the United States Department of Justice will spend the
    better part of two years harassing my family, friends, acquaintances, and
    complete strangers across the entire country, trying to find evidence that
    I am a racist.

    My
    entire life will be irreparably wounded if I admit thirty years after the
    fact that I once used the n-word to refer to a bank robber with a gun
    pressed against my temple.

    If a
    member of my race is killed by a member of another race, the POTUS will
    never publicly declare that if he had a son he would look like that victim.

    The
    U.S. Attorney General will never use the words “my people” to refer to my
    race.

    If my
    employer finds out that I wrote this list I will immediately lose my job
    and will never again be able to find work in my industry.

    • bigone4u

      Good stuff. I’m going to copy and paste it into a document and study your pushback for a while.

    • Ed_NY

      If the president or attorney general wants to have an open and honest discussion about race, then these should be some of the talking points. However, neither one of those previously mentioned will ever engage in an open and honest discussion about race.

    • biscuits&gravy

      Well put! BTW, what is a POTUS?

      • President Of The United States: POTUS

        Similarly, the Supreme Court is SCOTUS.

        • biscuits&gravy

          Cheers.

    • ViktorNN

      Brilliant… excellent job, thanks!

  • Biff_Maliboo

    Oh, vomit…

  • Puggg

    I don’t know what’s more pathetic: White people creating their own gravid space to fawn over the concerns of the black undertow, or the fact that some black person halfway thinks that white people should get permission from black people if they want to pander to black people.

    I, on the other hand, suffer no such mental dilemmas. These things are way too sophisticated for a dog.

  • ncpride

    Caution and warnings from reading above blog… Racially aware White folk may experience the following for self loathing Whites:

    Contempt
    Nausea
    Exasperation
    High Blood Pressure
    Bafflement
    An uncontrollable urge to reach thru the computer screen to slap them silly

    Proceed at your own risk.

  • Rusty Shackelford

    I sent in my own submission. I doubt it will be approved.

    • sbuffalonative

      I know what you mean. I could give them lists of whites murdered (often savagely) by blacks that got only local coverage but they wouldn’t get past the censors.

    • gemjunior

      Yeah I doubt mine will be posted either

    • biscuits&gravy

      Start a blog.

  • sbuffalonative

    Once conservatives have been silenced or exteminated, blacks will turn on their ‘progressive’ liberal enablers.

    Only blacks are allowed to speak on issues of race.

  • sbuffalonative

    “…it is a space for people to share how their race leaves them feeling safe rather than vulnerable.”

    Unlike being out in public and being attacked or killed by blacks for ‘being in the wrong place at the wrong time’.

  • IKantunderstand

    Whoa, once again, we are being told by the media what to think. Zimmerman was not a White man. Trayvon Martin was not a child.Trayvon attacked George. George felt he would be killed. George shot Trayvon in defense of his life. Period. Look, I am not Trayvon. I am not George Zimmerman. I don’t racially identify with either of them. I am White. Furthermore, I know a White when I see one. Don’t care what the media says about George. He ain’t White. Any White who empathizes with Trayvon Martin is not only a traitor to his race, but a traitor to the laws of this land. In a perfect world? This would never have happened. in a perfect world, there would be no Trayvons OR “white” hispanics.

    • David Ashton

      But it is the BSM treatment of this matter that is the Parable of Our Times.

  • MystiKasT

    Trayboon deserved to die

  • GeneticsareDestiny

    This doesn’t surprise me. Tumblr is the home of a large chunk of the internet’s young racial egalitarians. If you ever want to see what silly racial issues are suddenly going to blow up into national controversies, all you have to do is go to Tumblr and search various keywords, such as race, poc [people of color], discrimination, racism, white people, etc.

    This also works for gender-related terms, or homosexual-related ones. You’ll find people on there whining about every made-up problem you can imagine before it enters the nation’s consciousness at large.

  • ms_anthro

    No, he isn’t. We don’t want him.

  • Romulus

    Tumblr was created by another “tribesman” who in turn sold it for a billion dollars, .

  • John Smith

    I’m not terrified: just disgusted. If the media and black caucus would put as much energy into building up moral nuclear families in black America as they do pushing the homosexual agenda and race mongering, this country would be a utopia.

  • biscuits&gravy

    True. But the comments I see aren’t standing up for white folk. It’s denigrating black folk. People are people, … ah phuckIt

  • biscuits&gravy

    I see that the mods have deleted the racist comment which made me write to them. Thank you, mods, for standing up for race realism and NOT racism! Well done.

  • gemjunior

    any time I start to think there is any hope at all for my people it is soon dashed, in this case dashed severely. I would like to throw up after reading those

  • Wethepeople

    Sick f’s would think they deserve it as punishment for everything we’d done to the disenfranchised. They would then proceed to ask said criminal if they would be allowed to shoot themselves, as a sacrifice for the sins of many. Atheists with god complexes.