A Conversation with Oprah - the (American) White World

In conversation with Oprah Winfrey, Emmanuel explores the concept of the (American) White World. He states, "Just because the (American) world is white, doesn't mean your world has to be." As he answers one woman's question on how to be closer with Black friends.


  • Mao's Mango's Political
    Mao's Mango's Political6 ditë më parë

    What stopped you from going to an all black school?

  • Chuks OCN
    Chuks OCN8 ditë më parë

    Because the world is white doesn't mean your world should be white....that was a quote with wisdom from Emmanuel Acho. A sentence that answered a decade of questions.

  • J Hughes
    J Hughes12 ditë më parë

    So much hatred. Speak of hope. Millions dream of coming to this so-called racist nation for a better life. Some die trying to get here. Some send kids as young as 9 across Mexico to get here. People come from India, China, Korea, and elsewhere and thrive in the American dream. Brexit can happen. The door is open.

  • Patrick Coleman
    Patrick Coleman2 muaj më parë

    And just because you live in a black world doesn't mean your world has to be all black. All this stuff goes both ways.

  • Patrick Coleman
    Patrick Coleman2 muaj më parë

    One uncomfortable conversation he doesn't seem to want to have is discussing the use of Ebonics (spelling might be wrong) glorifying ghetto/Thug life use of the N word and Aks instead of Ask. Join the the dominant culture of where you live.

  • Steve
    Steve2 muaj më parë

    I really used to admire Oprah but I'm still kind of shocked she sees herself as a victim, and that she doesn't challenge victim narratives....

  • No Bo
    No Bo2 muaj më parë

    or you can just make everything else less convenient

    FIRE SIGN3 muaj më parë


  • hart mason
    hart mason3 muaj më parë

    Race matters. Got it.

  • Bridging Africans & Black Americans
    Bridging Africans & Black Americans4 muaj më parë

    The highest form of consciousness is self- consciousness” - #panafricanquote

  • Brian McCarty
    Brian McCarty4 muaj më parë

    I had an encounter with two black guys when I was heading home from my night class. They surrounded me and wanted my money. Now that was an uncomfortable conversation.

  • kwahi greinke
    kwahi greinke4 muaj më parë

    I mean didn't oprah ride the backs of white women to fame and fortune? 🤷🏾‍♂️ Anywho, just do what you want and hangout with whoever you want. I culturally speaking as a black man do "white" things am I still following the path of least resistance?

  • yesindd
    yesindd4 muaj më parë

    Did I miss something? Hand clap for what? Hey my world is white. There are no coloured people in my area. Is that my fault?

  • Chris Hillyard
    Chris Hillyard4 muaj më parë

    Living in southern Oregon there really are miles and miles of only white and latinx people. POC are highly noticeable because it is rare. When I have the chance I smile... but it would be really weird if I walked up to them and offered to be their friend. I would like to... but if somebody came at me like that I would be walking away quickly myself🤣 I get why she asked that. My best friend and her mixed race daughter moved back to the area years ago. Her beautiful daughter felt like she stuck out everywhere she went. She felt like she was on display... nobody in any store or on any street looked remotely like her. All we could do was have empathy... it was a helpless feeling. There were no neighborhoods to go to.

  • Jay Byrd
    Jay Byrd4 muaj më parë

    Oprah literally said that the old white people have to die off for there to be true change in race relations in this country. If you agree with that then you are a racist. If you believe critical race theory is an actual thing, then you are a racist. If you believe that regular white folks go about their day hoping to hold black people back as a regular thing, then you are a fool and a racist. If you inject race into every aspect of your life and conversations, well that makes you a racist. If you support what these 2 racist black people are saying, that makes you a racist.

  • Jay Byrd

    Jay Byrd

    4 muaj më parë

    Yea I took a pic. Take the comment on down so we all know once again the conversation you are scared to have

  • Jay Byrd
    Jay Byrd4 muaj më parë

    Keep removing my comments, I keep taking screen shots and sharing them. These black folks are scared of the other side of this conversation, otherwise my comments would stay.

  • Steve


    2 muaj më parë

    Who wants to make their life harder and more resistant than it already is?

  • Lily Bruzas
    Lily Bruzas4 muaj më parë

    Wow. That is an incredible metaphor. Thank you.

  • Kyle Nelson
    Kyle Nelson4 muaj më parë

    I wish they would talk about the white prosertize

  • La Reina Bella
    La Reina Bella4 muaj më parë

    emmanuel youre corny and wack. signing off

  • Pamela
    Pamela5 muaj më parë

    Seriously?! If we've only grown up in a working class white suburb (of Detroit, in my case, but where doesn't matter), with only similar working class white kids around us, how are we supposed to approach others? I tried it a couple of times because it was important to me, but didn't have any success. It seemed weird to all concerned. (OK, I agree! "HEY (only) New Black Kid in my class! I want to be friends!" Serious and heartfelt coming from me. Probably perceived as stalker-ish from the receiving party!) Left the USA long time ago. Much easier to be friends with others in Europe.

  • Incrocio_CP_Afrotalents&SuccessStory
    Incrocio_CP_Afrotalents&SuccessStory5 muaj më parë

    I love these conversations you started and keep it up. However there is one thing BLACK PEOPLE IN USA have to aknowdlege too and start investing in Africa cause as the president of GHANA stated "Nana Akufo-Addo. :"The fate of all black people wherever they are in the world is linked to Africa. Until Africa is not respected, black people won't ." Until this is not a realty i m afraid we will continue this conversation over and over. Although i have faith that the future will definitely be better for my kids, still....I believe in ecomic power to eradicate the racism. TRUMP will never state to Cris CUOMO to go back to his country..but we know he said it to black US Citizen. Me too i started my own chanel to change the narrative. We Black people need to do more for Africa. We need to Invest in Africa! give back to our ancester land. Organyze trip paid by all big stars in USA so young black people can go to Africa and volonteer not only but sit with young kids and teach them social comunication, etc. Thing about having a conversation on this topic ...I' m sure we cna change the narrative as i said in my video. Let's change the narrative!!

  • lightglowinthenight
    lightglowinthenight5 muaj më parë

    But "the world" is NOT white. So-called "white people" make up less than 10% of the earth's population. You have to go out of your way to live in a "white world". You have to -- on purpose -- only socialize with, worship with, learn with, and exclusively live your life with "whites only" to make this statement true. It's easy to live a multi-racial and multi-cultural life, especially in America. What's hard, especially in America...is ridding oneself from a "white" mindset. It has infiltrated so many societies. Being set free from a "white" mindset makes one truly free indeed.

  • Suelyn Sibanda-Olaleye
    Suelyn Sibanda-Olaleye5 muaj më parë

    Preach brother

  • LV Nobro
    LV Nobro5 muaj më parë

    This kind of talk is absolute garbage.

  • Itachi Uchiha

    Itachi Uchiha

    5 muaj më parë

    Exactly. They think they're wise as hell.

  • Candace Butler
    Candace Butler5 muaj më parë

    Thank you so much for these conversations. Truly spiritually ordained.

  • English Rose
    English Rose5 muaj më parë

    You have a gift. A gift to speak truth within complexity in a way that people are more able to hear--that takes talent.

  • Ariane Eicke
    Ariane Eicke5 muaj më parë

    Well, but literally... There aren't black people for hundreds of miles in places.

  • Arlene Curry
    Arlene Curry5 muaj më parë

    Emmanuel true wisdom comes from God. And you were blessed with it. The Bible says our tongue is a ready writing pen (Psalm 45:1) in other words your tongue is like a skillful writer blessings

  • Vejur9000
    Vejur90005 muaj më parë

    Damn, she loved that.

  • Don Campolo
    Don Campolo5 muaj më parë

    Do you want to be surrounded by Black people? Go work for the post office.

  • Alexya Irvin
    Alexya Irvin5 muaj më parë

    Just because the world is white doesn’t mean your world has to be!! A Word!!

  • DBarker614
    DBarker6145 muaj më parë

    So why live in a white neighborhood? Just a question not trying to start issues. To each there own. But if ur not gonna be involved in ur community then why live there? Just like I would say to white people who live in black neighborhoods. If u live there why not be involved? Why wouldn't u live in a black neighborhood mr acho? Why not give back to those black neighborhoods because ur money goes to those white neighborhoods

  • Snippets of Acappella
    Snippets of Acappella5 muaj më parë

    THE WORLD is NOT white. The actual world is diverse.

  • LaraD


    5 muaj më parë

    Unless somebody is obsessed with seeing race first always, making sure to focus on the successful people of the race they don’t like, and is constantly searching for someone or something to blame for their own situation which today is so easy and fashionable to choose to employ the racism of White-hatred of course. Then you can even convince yourself of something even when you are one of the richest and most powerful (deserved or not but that’s another story) women in the world (who also complains about sexism btw) and get away with saying that for racism and ‘oppression’ to end the old White men have to die.

  • PK
    PK5 muaj më parë

    This just doesnt sit right with me. I am also shocked that people dont see how wrong this is.

  • Steve


    2 muaj më parë

    It's victim consciousness on steroids pretending to be empowerment.

  • Kelley Grantham
    Kelley Grantham5 muaj më parë

    But how do you do that without coming off as inauthentic? “Hey! You’re black! Let’s hang out?” Isn’t that pretty racist too? Maybe the “how” is addressed later in the video?

  • Annie Baddoo
    Annie Baddoo5 muaj më parë

    Thank you!

  • platterjockey
    platterjockey5 muaj më parë

    I wanted a in-depth discussion. We didn't get anything here.

  • Vulvasaurus Lix
    Vulvasaurus Lix5 muaj më parë

    Herein lies much of the problem: the World is **NOT** "White"... in fact, the World is **MOSTLY** *_"NON"_*_ -WHITE._ This false narrative is what needs to be fixed before any real significant positive change can occur.

  • Juan Barrero
    Juan Barrero5 muaj më parë

    🤣 North Amaricans are so racist..In South America we don't see color at all

  • Shawn Vigor
    Shawn Vigor5 muaj më parë

    Interesting to way to put it

  • Joseph Q
    Joseph Q5 muaj më parë

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    Joseph Q5 muaj më parë

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  • Alpha Tav
    Alpha Tav5 muaj më parë

    Says the black dude whose parents immigrated from Nigeria to the largest white populated country on earth, played a sport invented by white people (which now gave him a platform), dressed in a blazer (and most probably underwear and trousers) invented by a white dude, while sitting with his AirPods using internet and Zoom with a laptop or computer invented by a white dude, all while speaking english.When you make everything about colour, you gonna end up asking the wrong questions and giving people the wrong answers. This is not the Truth, and it cannot set you free.

  • Lenny Felix
    Lenny Felix5 muaj më parë

    I'll say this I have a Black Baby's Momma and Black Child. Emmanuel should Like a Racist.

  • Lenny Felix
    Lenny Felix5 muaj më parë

    Emmanuel doesn't know what it's like to grow up with a lot of People of Color near Him a Compared to I Do.

  • Lenny Felix
    Lenny Felix5 muaj më parë

    I'll say this about Emmanuel if he says what's Ture about going to School whit a lot of not People's of Color in High School. I'll say this about myself I went to High School with more People of Color then Emmanuel did.

  • I Am Superwoman
    I Am Superwoman5 muaj më parë


  • Terri Williams
    Terri Williams5 muaj më parë

    This is as racist as it gets. So disappointed.

  • Mel Kerr

    Mel Kerr

    5 muaj më parë

    The wool always be ignorant, closeminded, hear what they want to hear even though what YOU heard no one said, ppl like you in the world. So we definitely need ppl like Emmanuel & others like him!

  • Patrick Coleman
    Patrick Coleman5 muaj më parë

    what I don't like about this concept is Emmanuel's thought process is that it is all up to whites to make all the changes. I don't believe that is true.

  • Janea Burrow

    Janea Burrow

    2 muaj më parë

    @Patrick Coleman when did I argue that "all problems" are due to racism🙄? My point is that white people need to take a stronger stance in solving the problem of racism, because black people can not do it on our own... we've tried. Another thing...why is it ok to judge an entire group of people by a few ( within their culture's actions). You would not want to be judge as a methamphetamine addicted, Trump loving, Confederate flag waving, trailer park living racist because of the white people who are. So please stop judging all black people by the those who live in the ghetto and indulge in hip/hop culture.

  • Patrick Coleman

    Patrick Coleman

    2 muaj më parë

    @Janea Burrow yes black people have changed. Some have decided to be part of regular society and others have glorified and indulged ghetto/hip hop/victimhood mentality. Yes there's always a possibility something can be caused by racism but not all of your problems are due to racism. Try looking within.

  • Janea Burrow

    Janea Burrow

    2 muaj më parë

    @Steve have you heard of "Black Wall street" ,"Roswell", Philadelphia bombing". These are just a few things that the government has done to destroy prosperous black communities. We have had to set up our own Universities when we were not allowed to go to yours. So please save the victim talk for your white friends because despite our mistreatment we have overcome. We refuse to be mistreated anymore. Part of the problem is White men always telling others what to do instead listening. It's time for you to work on bettering on your own mindset and supremacy complex.

  • Steve


    2 muaj më parë

    This victim mentality absolves blacks from personal responsibility.

  • Janea Burrow

    Janea Burrow

    4 muaj më parë

    @Itachi Uchiha the people who hold the power must do the changing. I hate when white people deflect, and tell black people about the change we have to do. We have had black prosperous communities that were destroyed by people in charge ( homes, business, churches destroyed without repercussions). So don't worry about the changes we need to do right now, we will worry about that! They need Worry about the changes they can do.

  • Denise Couto
    Denise Couto5 muaj më parë

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  • Stephanie Williams
    Stephanie Williams5 muaj më parë

    when does this whole interview come out???

  • Carla B.
    Carla B.5 muaj më parë


  • Parker Gabriel
    Parker Gabriel5 muaj më parë

    Emmanuel is an inspiration to race hustlers everywhere.

  • Ryan Fields
    Ryan Fields5 muaj më parë

    Oprah is a sellout.

  • Benjamin Gal-Or
    Benjamin Gal-Or5 muaj më parë

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  • Liz Swanson
    Liz Swanson5 muaj më parë

    I live in a town of 8,000 people, and less than 50 of them are black, and generally they are only here for four months in the summer for work. There are no “black” leagues or churches. I teach at a school with 100% white children- not a single black, Asian, or Hispanic student. It’s not a question of the path of least resistance here- it’s a question of building a path when there isn’t one there. My question is how do we bring this conversation into an aging, conservative, nearly all white community that may not feel as though the topic of racism and black culture applies to them?

  • Sandrine Mandiangu

    Sandrine Mandiangu

    5 muaj më parë

    Exposure, positive conversations, exposure & more positives conversation.

  • Denise Te Whata
    Denise Te Whata5 muaj më parë

    God made this world for everyone

  • presently trypleasant?
    presently trypleasant?5 muaj më parë

    My grandchildren are mixed. I'm always to say anything as I do not wish to offend. But they are mins and beautiful just as my other grandchild which is mixed hispanic. I think this is the 21st century and humans actually shouldn't still be dealing with this. I see. A lot of regression and prefer progressive thinking as my best choice in life. Sad we can't accept people for people. Wonder about people even other's in my family that say things when they aren't around my grandchildren. I'm discouraged with the so called evangelicals as if I were comparing this to the book The Emporers New Clothes. So many are standing naked showing the world what they are really. Common sense must not be in their genetic make up. I love this show and learn quite a bit from it. Thank you.

  • Vernette Robertson
    Vernette Robertson5 muaj më parë

    Mr.Emmanual we are endorsing you, just because oprah put her stamp of approval on something doesn't mean anything to most of us. She been dropped a longtime ago with her three sided face.

  • Benjamin Gal-Or
    Benjamin Gal-Or5 muaj më parë

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  • Becky Bulla
    Becky Bulla5 muaj më parë

    I moved from the country club to the hood and just bought a home there. Ive overcomer 46 yrs of narcissistic abuse. When I went no contact that's where I landed. I couldn't have picked a better place I love it here. And I'd love to collaborate when they on a book from the country club to the hood. Talk about experiences and the observations I made along the way that could be very helpful to people. I'm a very seasoned white girl named Becky. Call my dad to be a human rights activist for equality and the right to be exactly what you were created to be. I came up with this idea for talk show like you done three years ago, and was going to call it let's not❌ talk about it. That X is means to strikethrough the word not. LOL My technical skills are a year late and a dollar short I need help. I absolutely love what you did and are doing both Emmanuel and Oprah. The challenges that held me back from doing anything on the idea was finding a co-host which I've been actively doing it least 2 years, technical skills, C- PTSD and prioritizing myself and my recovery first I'm trusting God with the timing. Giving myself away to save another was easy, I had done that my whole life. This is hard when there's so much suffering around us. So I do actually talk to people in person, my handicap is in the social media dept. I need a team, mentor or social media manager. The journey matters and were acceptable naked and needy, without nothing to prove then, or now. Value of every human life can't be changed by what they do or don't do.

  • Zandi K
    Zandi K5 muaj më parë

    Can't wait for him and Trevor Noah to have a conversation...

  • DJ Brad

    DJ Brad

    4 muaj më parë

    @Chris Hillyard he should have a conversation with someone who disagrees.

  • Chris Hillyard

    Chris Hillyard

    4 muaj më parë

    That needs to happen!!!!!!

  • DJ Brad

    DJ Brad

    4 muaj më parë

    Oh god no

  • D W
    D W5 muaj më parë


  • Ellie Fleming
    Ellie Fleming5 muaj më parë

    I feel like, while he is not wrong with his reply at the basic level, he is ignoring the reality of certain, usually very rural areas of the country, where there are not any, or at least very few, people of color. I think she was looking for a much more practical answer than what he gave. I grew up in one of those areas and really had my eyes opened when I went to a larger college and starting meeting people from many different backgrounds, religions and ethnicities. Before that, I couldn't even comprehend what I didn't know or understand, and wouldn't have had a clue where to start to educate myself. Granted, I grew up in a time without internet, but heck, a lot of those rural areas still don't have very good internet access.

  • Kelly Patterson

    Kelly Patterson

    5 muaj më parë

    I took the question more as where or how do I reach out and make that connection from my secluded place? It’s a legitimate question.

  • Lisa Young
    Lisa Young5 muaj më parë

    Preach, Emmanuel!!

  • Sarah T
    Sarah T5 muaj më parë

    So amazing, Emmanuel!! This clip is only about 2 minutes so he may have gone more into this question but I’d like to know more about this also. Where I live there aren’t many Black people at all. When I encounter someone I greet them respectfully. I’d think if covid was gone And extracurriculars And social events were open it would feel easier to check out new things. But at this time, what can we do?

  • Turd Ferguson
    Turd Ferguson5 muaj më parë

    So white people need to make an effort to be around and associate with non white people but black people need to stay together? Sounds like an ugly double standard

  • Troy Moses

    Troy Moses

    5 muaj më parë

    @Turd Ferguson what I’m saying is it definitely matters that white people are open more so than black people Because the white system is punishing to non-white if they choose to close off, whereas the opposite is never true Even now, where you argue that black people isolate themselves. This made up position still has no implication on the negative effects to white people, because there ARE NONE

  • Troy Moses

    Troy Moses

    5 muaj më parë

    @Turd Ferguson it’s not really up to black people either way It’s a white system built on white western foundation Black people don’t have the power to breakthrough by themselves and it hasn’t happened without white help, whereas white people have the power to impose their values and have those values be carried over generations Mainly because the system is a white system, made for white people to choose to navigate, and other non-white to try to learn to live by

  • Turd Ferguson

    Turd Ferguson

    5 muaj më parë

    @Troy Moses the rest of the country means white, Hispanic, Asian and every other community. Black people shouldn't isolate themselves and neither should any other group.

  • Troy Moses

    Troy Moses

    5 muaj më parë

    @Turd Ferguson “rest of the country” What do you mean. They’re a part of the country. Where they are IS what the country is Or do you think otherwise?

  • Turd Ferguson

    Turd Ferguson

    5 muaj më parë

    @Troy Moses you obviously don't know what an excuse is, if anything you're using society as an excuse for black Americans to isolate themselves from the rest of the country.

  • Music Love
    Music Love5 muaj më parë

    Wise beyond his years. Boom!

  • Geraldine Winfrey

    Geraldine Winfrey

    5 muaj më parë

    So much truth, so much wisdom, you are a previous gem Acho!!

  • Mel B
    Mel B5 muaj më parë

    Keep up the great work, Emmanuel! Truly wise beyond your years.

  • Peter G
    Peter G5 muaj më parë

    Strange and sad... that people’s skin color, and making judgments thereupon, is back in the mainstream of accepted social behavior. This bodes ill my friends. If you treat people differently depending on what color their skin is, you’re doing humanity wrong.

  • Troy Moses

    Troy Moses

    5 muaj më parë

    its already happening pretending the problem doesnt exist ignores the problem rather than fixes it, letting it gro in the background

  • Carola Blue
    Carola Blue5 muaj më parë

    Emmanuel and Oprah are a good team and I hope they do well. . However, we are diverse. Along with Blacks, there are Mexicans, Native Americans, Indians, Pakistanis, Asians, Polynesians, and Middle Easterners here, too. I'm sure I left out some.

  • abaneyone
    abaneyone5 muaj më parë

    Wish I could see that whole discussion.

  • Susan Harkema
    Susan Harkema5 muaj më parë

    The most amazing thing I did was move to the city and went to a church that was half black. I only moved 30 minute drive but another world. Now I crave diversity like food.

  • Kendall Smith

    Kendall Smith

    5 muaj më parë

    @Maze to confusion Pretty harsh w/many assumptions. The church is "half black" which says it was FULL of ppl making an effort.

  • Oppe Lo

    Oppe Lo

    5 muaj më parë

    @Maze to confusion but seeing how you created an elongated and wildly crafted narrative based on the very few (and positive) words that she used, makes it obvious that you are just looking to stir up strife and create an unnecessary argument.

  • Oppe Lo

    Oppe Lo

    5 muaj më parë

    @Maze to confusion If you don't expose yourself to people who look different from you, then how can your perspective go from how they look to who they are? Racism derives from ignorance which could stem from lack of exposure which leaves one trapped in their preconceived ideas. So choosing to enlighten oneself is wise and not deserving of your scrutiny.

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    Joan Snow5 muaj më parë


  • himmie1
    himmie15 muaj më parë

    Bruh u made it

  • Embrace the Bright
    Embrace the Bright5 muaj më parë

    When the queen of Oprah moments gives props to your Oprah moment.

  • WK Walf

    WK Walf

    9 ditë më parë

    She's a sell out and I'm no longer an ardent fan; I doubt i'll ever watch that racist women again in my life. How did she & all the many black millionaires get so much money if they're so damn underprivileged? MY family was the poor settlers who struggled on the Oregon trail, who came over in boats to a country that didn't like them (Irish). So quit all the belly aching!

  • E Jackson
    E Jackson5 muaj më parë

    how do you start a conversation with a black person even if you live in an black world with blacks who believe they are elite over you even in your church. racists among blacks also.

  • Troy Moses

    Troy Moses

    5 muaj më parë

    there are many black people willing to listen... as long as youre not a racist or troll, like has been the case during the entire BLM

  • justin castillo
    justin castillo5 muaj më parë

    "Just because your world is white doesn't mean it has to be."

  • Ben W
    Ben W5 muaj më parë

    You should make a video about white male Asian female relationships.

  • JAM E
    JAM E5 muaj më parë

    Speaking truth in love👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾

  • F FD
    F FD5 muaj më parë

    But the world is not all Caucasian

  • Wiktor Korczyński
    Wiktor Korczyński5 muaj më parë

    My world is black when i close my eyes.

  • Arthur James Jr
    Arthur James Jr5 muaj më parë

    Manny’s a special kat! ✊🏾

  • Rebecca Flagler
    Rebecca Flagler5 muaj më parë

    It's a 'll about living your life as a good person . Stop separating by skin color , just live your life.

  • Troy Moses

    Troy Moses

    5 muaj më parë

    apparently, skin color matters in spite of the assertions that it doesnt or shouldnt people just get better at finding other excuses to produce the same outcome

  • Maria Rabaino
    Maria Rabaino5 muaj më parë

    Will there be another episode soon?

  • strykah
    strykah5 muaj më parë

    This man is the real deal!

  • Samantha Lasiewicz
    Samantha Lasiewicz5 muaj më parë

    We need this on T-shirts, mugs and spread out to the world. Every word is inspiring, educational and thought provoking. Keep challenging me and help me grow. Thank you!

  • Trevor Scott
    Trevor Scott5 muaj më parë

    YOU’RE 30? Remarkable. You are an amazing man

  • capp bizzness
    capp bizzness5 muaj më parë

    wait a min ..we got Oprah? yes lawd!

  • JB
    JB5 muaj më parë

    I don't know about that. Working to avoid the people around you just because they are white seems like a terrible idea to me. Seeking understanding and compassion are good goals, but going out of your way just to go be around a specific race-that’s kinda weird.

  • Troy Moses

    Troy Moses

    5 muaj më parë

    Locke? Who's locke? Some Fijian guy? Trading? Are you saying the Mesopotamians dominate all of the current stock markets because it originated from them? Is western credibility in business, the one communicated by it's media on what a successful participant is, is that all Mesopotamian? What's that movie... Wolf of Mesopotamia? Japanese businessmen all dress in Mesopotamian garb when running important meetings with their western clients? You seeing why what you're presenting is silly? At least, if you're going to choose a point, you run through it first before you throw it at me. The fact that I even have to say this while you try to worm away from the understanding of the expressions of white culture is annoying af That you keep bringing up foreign and irrelevant examples to a particular instance of white culture in the multicultural country of America is annoying af YOu're not trying very hard to understand. You seem to be nitpicking, really, in order to avoid admitting that what I'm saying makes sense

  • Doctor Cardinal

    Doctor Cardinal

    5 muaj më parë

    @Troy Moses "i said what white culture was tho. many times now" I disagree. You've given examples, yet you haven't said what underlying ideas make it white until now. "the system of government and all that inspires and reinforces it" Ah. Government is white. I see. "the interactions within these systems. all of them." Language has existed longer than homo sapiens. But okay, let's play it your way. Language is white. "what language is used when talking to your boss or your employee? can you describe this as african? or italian?" English, Japanese, and they are European and Asian languages. "no. its white" This does not logically fit where you put it. Don't know what you mean. "how are company values expressed by the owners, its employees, the vendors, clients, etc" Company values are money and service. That's it. At any rate, are you implying having morals and values are white characteristics? Goddamn, *bruv,* you sound like Richard Spencer. I hope you reconsider this statement. "EVEN when they are of a different race, the white interactions have been learned. Learned and reinforced in a historically white system" Sharia compliant banking disagrees. "money is not a white construct. but the way it is used, the routes towards gaining or trading it, all these interactions ARE white culture" Tell that trading is white to the Chinese who built the Silk Road and the Mesopotamians who invented money. "The Mesopotamian shekel - the first known form of currency - emerged nearly 5,000 years ago. The earliest known mints date to 650 and 600 B.C. in Asia Minor, where the elites of Lydia and Ionia used stamped silver and gold coins to pay armies." "They're not black. They're not chinese. They're not jewish. They're not green. They are white. Western values are white values" Black people who believe in natural rights believe in Locke's values. Not Western values. Not white values. "i dont know how many times you want me to say this, man. this is where the gaslighting shit comes from" I'm not gaslighting, I'm attempting to understand your point of view.

  • Doctor Cardinal

    Doctor Cardinal

    5 muaj më parë

    @Troy Moses "I’m not pretending these are somehow non-racial and objective like you’d like. I name these as white systems. Because they are" ... already asked you a follow up question on the concept. "The language used to impose and enforce order, the organisational structures, the way that interactions play out between different elements of these broader areas of society, these positions of power have been white from the beginning." 1. Language was invented before humans existed. Social hierarchies existed before humans did. So no, language is not white. Hierarchy is not white. 2. That implies that the person in power is white. There are plenty of examples, and for the majority of human history, where nonwhites controlled most social interactions. 3. No. You're simply wrong. Have you been to a non-European majority country? Ever? Ever been to Mexico? Korea? China? Nigeria? "And minorities navigate this. You ask why is any of this is important? I’ve told you. You just stop reading. Minorities need to be heard, or they suffer in silence, or they protest (“riot”). Minorities are a part of these communities and countries. A part of society. A society that can serve them TOO with no extra effort." I've read, pondered, and responded to every goddamn sentence you've written in this thread. Find one sentence I've missed. Minorities navigate this, that is correct, but so do everyone. Just because a system has racist people in it does not make the system itself racist. I believe that is where our interpretations of the phrase differ. I think racism comes in all types, thus calling something a "white" system does not describe it in relevant terms. Does it discriminate against non whites? Or was it simply created by white people? As for your last few sentences, why do you conflate protesting and rioting? They're different. Minorities are part of these communities and countries. Correct. Society does serve minorities, particularly in the US. Affirmative action exists, as well. Are there things that could be improved? Of course! Nothing's perfect. I suppose, the most important question I have, is: is it no longer "white" when you get your way with the government?

  • Troy Moses

    Troy Moses

    5 muaj më parë

    @Doctor Cardinal i said what white culture was tho. many times now the system of government and all that inspires and reinforces it the interactions within these systems. all of them. what language is used when talking to your boss or your employee? can you describe this as african? or italian? no. its white how are company values expressed by the owners, its employees, the vendors, clients, etc EVEN when they are of a different race, the white interactions have been learned. Learned and reinforced in a historically white system money is not a white construct. but the way it is used, the routes towards gaining or trading it, all these interactions ARE white culture They're not black. They're not chinese. They're not jewish. They're not green They are white. Western values are white values i dont know how many times you want me to say this, man. this is where the gaslighting shit comes from

  • Doctor Cardinal

    Doctor Cardinal

    5 muaj më parë

    @Troy Moses "BLM is a legitimate race question about the treatment of black people within a white society" I said it wasn't an example of "white culture" or "white systems," not that it wasn't legitimate. Stop putting words in my mouth. I don't do it to you, you shouldn't do it to me. Just like assuming who I am, assuming my opinions on certain political organizations isn't a good strategy to convince me of anything. Fortunately for you, I'm persistent in my discussions. I seek to understand. Best of all, I don't get insulted when people use ad hominem (which, to your credit, you haven't) or straw men. You're arguing with your assumption of me. It's a waste of time. Argue with and think about what I say, not what you think I mean. And if I say something silly, call me on it. I'll correct it. "You snidely quote “white”, but I mean it legitimately. The system of govt in America is a white system. This is seen in elements of this system; education, law and enforcement, finance, business, etc etc" Great! You've identified what. Now tell me why. Is money a white construct? Is law enforcement a white construct? Or are you arguing the system is not inherently racist, but people in law enforcement perform racist actions? If the latter, once again, your problem is not with the system, but with the application of the system. If 100% of government was made up of black Americans, would it still be a "white" system? Is the fact that Asians have a higher median income than whites in the US because of the "white" nature of business? Is that why Jewish men have 16% higher income than white men in the US? Systems that aren't explicitly racist are race-neutral. People, however, will never be 100% race neutral.

    JAIMIE KIGHT5 muaj më parë

    Push against the path of least resistance! I love that! I am remembering this for my kids as they grow. Good wisdom Emmanuel!!

  • Chandra Byes
    Chandra Byes5 muaj më parë

    Emmanuel is such a Gem 💎

  • Chandra Byes

    Chandra Byes

    5 muaj më parë

    That's your opinion and I'm not here to argue it. I've watched all of his ALthe #uncomfortableconversationswithablackman and read the book. I find him to be informative, his statements are rooted in historical facts. Going to school with mostly white kids doesn't mean he doesn't know what he's talking about when it pertains to racism in our country, it means, he went to school with mostly white kids.

  • Lenny Felix

    Lenny Felix

    5 muaj më parë

    Emmanuel sounds like a Racist I'll tell you this I went to High School a Grauated with more People of Color around me then he did.

  • MusicfromMarrs
    MusicfromMarrs5 muaj më parë

    Start with “hello.” Great ice breaker for coloring your world.

  • P. Sexy

    P. Sexy

    5 muaj më parë

    ...w/ a generous smile.🤗 “Hi”

  • Anne Curtin
    Anne Curtin5 muaj më parë


  • Deron Hargrove
    Deron Hargrove5 muaj më parë

    I'm not sure about that answer

  • Michael Doolittle
    Michael Doolittle5 muaj më parë

    Amen... Mine and my husband's world has been flipped upside down in the best of all ways. 3yrs ago we opened our hearts and our minds to a couple of Nigerian LGBTQ young teens now in their 20s. We now are to sponsor them on a path to come here to the U.S.. Where we well work to build a family where they can be safe to be who they are. Never came into our minds that as 2 white gay men in SC, that this would be our life. The only thing is one must see past what makes each of us different, to what makes us each the same. Great blessing can be found if you only look for them.

  • TTSantiago821
    TTSantiago8215 muaj më parë

    I dont want her anywhere near his work lol. I really dig him and appreciate his wisdom at such a young age. You don't need Oprah sir, keep moving .

  • very caring
    very caring5 muaj më parë

    Im black and Native Indian. My Father is white who adopted me when he married my Mother (who is like me). I grew up in Ontario 🍁Canada. In Canada there is a mosaic of people in my neighbourhood. Some of the comments Emmanuel states are the same positive attributes that Ive always held near and dear to my heart! I didnt realise there was such a BIG problem about race until I moved to Hawaii, USA. Very shocking, challenging and ugly at times. 😒

  • Glenn Watson
    Glenn Watson5 muaj më parë

    Who in the world thinks the world is white? By world do they mean neighborhood?

  • Itachi Uchiha

    Itachi Uchiha

    5 muaj më parë

    @Glenn Watson "Their implication is that white people think the world is all white or want it to be all white..." As a black person who understands the codified language used by other blacks I'm going to tell you that you are 100% correct in this assumption. There are many black people who think a vast majority of whites are secretly (and openly) complicit in white supremacist ideologies and agendas. I know this because I used to be one of them.

  • Troy Moses

    Troy Moses

    5 muaj më parë

    @Glenn Watson expression: It’s a [x] world Example: it’s a man’s world It’s not literally a man’s world, since women and Non-binary exist But if you suddenly forgot English, that’s okay too. Bye

  • Glenn Watson

    Glenn Watson

    5 muaj më parë

    @Troy Moses What commonly used expression, that the "world is white? I gotta say, I never head that common expression. Its farcical on its face. The only reason anyone would say such a thing is either to make fun of white people or assert that white people are racist. Let me be clear, then I will give you the last word. The world is not white. No one believes the world is white. To say the world is white is both untrue and foolish. Oprah acted like saying it was some pearl of wisdom and it was not. There, now you can repeat yourself in some ungrammatical incomprehensible way. Goodbye.

  • Troy Moses

    Troy Moses

    5 muaj më parë

    @Glenn Watson so instead of acknowledging the commonly used expression, you decided to take it literally in an act of bad faith

  • Glenn Watson

    Glenn Watson

    5 muaj më parë

    @Troy Moses Oprah did not say "their" world. She said "the world." I understand this better than you. But you are correct that I am right.

  • Senator Sensay
    Senator Sensay5 muaj më parë

    Love you both

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