White Privilege II

Here's What Happened When We Questioned Macklemore & Ryan Lewis About Their White Privilege

To promote their new single, ”White Privilege II,” Macklemore & Ryan Lewis have been doing interviews that include some of the artist-activists of color who helped them create it. Here’s what they had to say to Colorlines about their purpose, plan and why they didn’t just quietly write the movement some checks.

Macklemore Addresses 'Black Lives Matter,' Appropriation Criticism on 'White Privilege II'

The nine-minute song was created in collaboration with a number of artists, educators and anti-racism organizers.