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A pioneer in this exploration

The Boston Globe
Letter to the Editor from Susan A. Holton
June 16, 2008

In this Letter to the Editor, the reader responds to a Boston Globe article, "Looking Inside Themselves," about a group a white people who meet to discuss racism and white privilege. The reader points out that although Peggy McIntosh, senior research scientist at the Wellesley Centers for Women, is pictured, she is not mentioned in the article, and that it is McIntosh who deserves credit in naming white privilege and pioneering this field of study.

Read the full letter here.