The powers that might be are more powerful than the powers that be.
Then my insinuation has done its job.
Affirmative action enrages privileged groups because they are anxious their own status will be exposed as “unearned.”
You think you’re clever. You are—for a rich guy.
Even when foregrounded, it’s backgrounded.
Do not pity the high who fall, nor praise the low who ascend.