I Have Accomplished Nothing: A White Male’s Perspective on Privilege and Success.

I got my first job when I was 15. I was a landscaper along with four Mexican immigrants. We mowed lawns, dug ditches, and installed sprinkler systems. It was great. I suppose it wasn’t strictly allowed for me to be employed at that age, but I loved to work. I’ve always loved to work. I’m relaxed when I’m productive.

As I made it through high school, undergrad, and law school, I usually had some sort of job or internship. I worked hard. I studied more. In law school, I would frequently go weeks…