The Spectrum

Blake’s troubling response to senior speeches about privilege

Blake students continue to tune out important speeches about privilege.

Fatiya Kedir, Chapel Puckett and Kelly Brakken, Opinions Editors and Contributing Writer

March 19, 2015

Why is Blake so hung up on senior speeches that are about privilege? We hear the same thing unfold over and over again, and it has become repetitive and unnecessary. Why can’t people just get over it? No, I don’t mean that the speeches are unwarranted and quibbling. I mean that Blake’s persistent negati...

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