Ever wonder why there is an epidemic of BIPOCs not receiving the same service in restaurants as white people? It’s because of the tipping system, which was explicitly designed to perpetuate white supremacy and remind the disadvantaged of their lack of standing.
How the system works
Servers are paid mostly based on tips, and BIPOCs are historically disadvantaged tippers. Know what happens next?
Exactly. The white servers focus on the white customers because they know they will be receiving hefty tips at the end–while leaving BIPOC bodies underserved. So BIPOC bodies need…