Touré Tells Holocaust Survivors Check Your Privilege

"Power of whiteness"

MSNBC's Touré believes that having as many as 7 million of your ancestors gassed, burned, and tortured to death simply for the crime of being Jewish is nothing compared to slavery and Jim Crow, because Jews, in the end, had "white privilege," and therefore, could prosper economically. 

On Twitter, Touré said the following in response to a Jew exclaiming, in as many words, that if their family could still prosper after the holocaust, then American blacks should be able to do the same after slavery and Jim Crow:

People did not respond favorably to his implication:

 

 

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