I’m a Middle-Class, American, White Woman and I’m Confused as Hell

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Please don’t call me Karen. My mundane life exists without incident. I went out in public for the first time a week ago and was overcharged for my tab. I don’t even remotely care. I’m not complaining. I don’t wish to speak to your manager. I know my privilege.

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Vanessa Torre

Vanessa Torre

Top 10 feminist writer. Host of 🎙I Hadn’t Considered That. Writing about middle-age on Meeting in the Middle: vanessatorre.substack.com