Collective Responsibility

What collective sins could we commit living in community? Racism comes to mind, but how about knowingly benefiting from the products of slave labour? Do good intentions excuse individuals from collective responsibility? Or maybe the whole notion is just bunk - only individuals can be morally culpable, not groups.

So how are ordinary people complicit in systemic evils? Racism comes to mind, but how about knowingly benefiting from the products of slave labour? How would an individual morally resist cultural of systemic evil? Do good intentions excuse individuals from collective responsibility? Maybe the whole notion is just bunk - only individuals can be morally culpable, not groups.