I think more than ever, we need to consider how the Internet has influenced everyone in the world and continuously work to be aware of the world and its varied peoples.

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I think more than ever, we need to

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Privilege…

English meaning:

“A special right, advantage, or immunity granted or available only to one person or group of people.”

ASL meaning:

1) Something you benefit from (http://www.signingsavvy.com/sign/BENEFIT/998/1)

2) An opportunity you are able to access (http://www.signingsavvy.com/sign/OPPORTUNITY/1977/1)

3) Something you are able to take advantage of (http://www.signingsavvy.com/sign/TAKE%20ADVANTAGE%20OF/4687/1)

In summary:

Privileged people are granted, and benefit from, access to societal opportunities that only they can take advantage of. Society is made by and for privileged people – society excludes people who do not have privilege because society does not prioritize their needs or their view of the world

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