By Tyler Durden | 12 July 2017
ZERO HEDGE — High school seniors from all over the country considering the option of attending Reed College in Portland, Oregon have an amazing opportunity to apply for an all-expenses-paid program, including round-trip air travel, room and board, to visit campus ahead of the fall semester…there’s just one catch: whites need not apply.
The program is called the “Discover Reed Fly-In Program,” but if you’re a poor person, who happens to also be white, then you’re just shit out of luck.
You are eligible for this program if you are a U.S. citizen or permanent resident who is a high school senior from historically underrepresented racial and ethnic backgrounds (African American, Latino, Asian American, Native American, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander) who is living with the U.S. or U.S. territories.
While we could be wrong, we’re almost certain there are millions of white kids living in abject poverty around the country as well. Perhaps this program is simply intended to offset the ‘white privilege’ they’ve undoubtedly enjoyed their whole lives? […]