I’m sorry, but that’s what you got from this piece?

  1. Whataboutism is completely irrelevant here.
  2. At no point did the author suggest what a “poor white guy” should or should not be punished for. So that’s also irrelevant.

Please re-read this part:

If she were a different race, things could well have been different. The whole situation would probably have never happened if her boyfriend was a different race.

To answer your “what does this prove” question, you first have to understand the truth and the depth of the above statement. And I hope that you will.

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