I believe there is a misunderstanding here. Some posters are talking about being proud of being white, or white culture, white heritage, etc. There is no such thing as a homogeneous "white heritage", as others have pointed out. Rather, we have an American model or ideal, which was constructed out of bits and pieces of ethnicities that came to this country, and that were "white". Think of the ads that you would see back in the forties and fifties, where the all-American...