Running head: PRIVILEGE AND OPPRESSION1Privilege and Oppression ReflectionNameInstitutional affiliationPRIVILEGE AND OPPRESSION2Privilege and Oppression ReflectionPrivilege and oppression are known to be two sides of inequality in societythat has to be understood to achieve equity. Privilege can be defined as a system ofadvantage and oppression is a system of disadvantage by the social group one belongs.This reflection will focus on oppression and privilege experiences as a biracial female ofAfrican American origin. The life experiences, reflections on the use of self as well asethical decision-making skills will be part of the reflection on my oppression andprivileges. Day to day life experiences from being a child to an adult will be discussed toshow how it may have affected me positively or negatively by being a biracial female.Reflections on life experiencesAs an African American female, I was raised by African American women ina family that was extremely close, and important to us. We usually have many socialgatherings. The African American women that raised me were single parents, but veryhard working and prideful. I grew with strong Christian values instilled in me by anextremely religious family. Among the many social gatherings, I attended includedchurch meetings where such issues such as love and care for your neighbor wereobserved, and any sin was deeply shunned.As I was growing up, I experienced oppression though I was not aware of the ...
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