Eye contact with African Americans

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    Louise G
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    When I pass an African American person on the sidewalk, I get nervous and either avoid eye contact or act more friendly than I would with someone of a different race. Is this my own racism coming out, or ‘white guilt’? Afterward, feel confused. Can someone help me figure out this phenomenon?

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    Name : Louise G, Gender : F, Race : White/Caucasian, Age : 54, City : Salem, State : OR Country : United States, Occupation : Language Instructor, Education level : 4 Years of College, Social class : Lower middle class, 
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