Because it's always, always, ALWAYS white men who feel the need to respond the way that you've just done, Joshua.
"I say this very clearly because a 20-something white man will soon comment on this post and suggest that's what I meant."— Joshua Steele (@joshukraine) July 31, 2019
Why white? Why man? Great article, but attacking people's race/gender is not helpful. "Someone" would have been sufficient.