By William Upski Wimsatt
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As with any relationship, people need to be met on their own turf, understood on their own terms, and respected for who they are and what they have to offer. To be black is to feel used, unappreciated, condescended to, to be told you are ugly, stupid, abnormal, inferior, violent. This result is accomplished just as effectively by ignoring, avoiding, or 38 patronizing, someone—or someone’s entire area of the city—as it is through active mistreatment. This is as true in the relationships between the races as it is in the relationship between two people.
I like this place already. The train rushes quietly along the Red Line toward downtown. There are two other lines; they go to the suburbs. Passengers are eyeing me nervously because I’ve got this big bag of spray paint and I’m standing in the aisle getting whiplash trying to look out the windows at all the walls. There are SO many walls. The Red Line runs alongside freight tracks (Conrail, for all you freight bombers). At first we’re slightly elevated, passing factory walls; toward downtown, we dip into open-roofed train valleys with walls on both sides.
Besides, in heroes all qualities are believed to come effortlessly. The reluctant detective is dragged into the case, dragged into bed with the beautiful client. For most of us, unfortunately, adventure and discovery generally require not just risk, but effort. Where black people tend to take constructive criticism constructively, and read candor as a sign of respect, whites tend to have the opposite response. Challenge is taken as unfriendly, a threat, something to be avoided. Defensiveness betrays their underlying shame.