Privilege is Real. Here’s What to Do About It.
“Would you like a free upgrade?â€ the car rental manager asked me. I rented there a lot.
â€œAbsolutely,â€ I responded. He tossed me the keys to a brand new Jaguar.
I rented from this location often. It was just down the street from the school where I used to serve. Near the rental place were two car dealerships, a Jaguar lot and a Ford lot. If I was getting a free upgrade that usually meant it was one of their service vehicles for the dealerships, which were usually new models.
(Relevant Magazine published anÂ edited version of my articleÂ “Black and White, Red and Blue.”Â To read the rest of the article atÂ Relevant Magazine click here.)