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Is the game of Chess racist and sexist?

The white side always moves first to start the game, which a distinct advantage.

And the Queen's main job is to protect the most valuable piece, the King.

Liberals and feminists are now upset with the patriarchy they say is inherent in the over 1,000 year old game, and want the rules changed to align with today's PC culture.

This isn't satire, but a real debate within the chess player community.
InvaderNice · 26-30, M
Liberals: *Want to make it legal to kill babies and enter the US illegally, ban conservative ideas from campus, and have white people give black people money for no reason* “Ugh. Why are you so oppressive? This board game offends me!!!”
xSharp · 31-35, M
@InvaderNice they want to kill [b]legal[/b] babies!
InvaderNice · 26-30, M
@xSharp What you mean
xSharp · 31-35, M
@InvaderNice encouraging western women to abort babies while simultaneously funding campaigns to import third world children, the whole idea seems counter productive as all the "children" are in their 30s, cant teach an old dog new tricks..
@HoraceGreenley T[b][c=#BF0000]his world needs a collective enema of offense! [/c][/b] BE OFFENDED- BE VERY OFFENDED!
HoraceGreenley · 56-60, M
@HoraceGreenley [b][c=#BF0080]Dude! That's me watching SJW's on Youtube!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!![/c][/b]
MyParentsAreProud · 22-25, M

That is exactly what it is.

That is why they have to make up fake hate crimes.
MyParentsAreProud · 22-25, M

Then why are you a lib?
@MyParentsAreProud if you want to classify people into solid categories then theres no point trying to communicate
its like pool. the aim is for the whitie ball to knock the blackie ball off the table..
No, its none of those things. They are chess pieces
These people need to do the rest of us a favor, and dive off of a cliff
HoraceGreenley · 56-60, M
@SW-User Well we know they won't eat a gun
kentex35 · 100+, M
and we all know the power the chess playing bloc possess.
HoraceGreenley · 56-60, M
kentex35 · 100+, M
@HoraceGreenley beware the nerd.
HoraceGreenley · 56-60, M
Knitting is racist. Chess is down right[b][c=#800000] ultra mega super uber dyno SWP Nazi's on steroids and meth![/c][/b]
everything is fucking racist and sexist now. half of us has to go, too much pseudo bullshit
xSharp · 31-35, M
white always goes first.. so yes? lol

white goes first because its defensive, while black is typically offensive first move means a defense can be set up before an attack can commence

but i guess the fact black is always offensive can be called racist as well..🤷‍♂️
wildbill83 · 36-40, M
🤦‍♂️ what's next?

NorthernBear · 46-50, M
It's [i] every[/i] piece's main job to protect the king. The queen is the strongest piece and the king is the weakest. I don't really give a rat's rectum, ijs
kimbearly · 36-40, F
Why?? Why do people need to ask such asinine questions? It’s just a game, Mary Poppins was just a movie. For gods sake just stop!!
Joeyyy · 26-30, M
if you think about race when you're playing chess you're pretty racist
LRain ·
Chess is classic. If they dont like it they can make their own game.. Or just play candyland 🙄
FreeSpirit1 · 51-55, F
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