Hey white people, you really need to step your game up and get some more black friends. And by friends, I mean someone who cares enough about you to call you on your shit and vice versa. The black person that you see at the gym sometimes or in a Starbucks line doesn’t count. Y’all ain’t friends, that’s an acquaintance — barely.
In the shadow of Michael Brown’s funeral on Monday, the Washington Post dug into the Public Religion Research Institute’s statistics around interracial friendships and found some not so shocking information.