I still often hear issues that impact people who are LGBT and issues that impact people who are black discussed as if there are no people who are black, and who are also lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender.[...]
Category: Race Matters
It most certainly does. Here you’ll find notes on race and its intersections.
“It’s the perfect beverage for people who don’t directly contribute to oppression, but have strong opinions about how other cultures should handle it!” “Do you think it’s only fair that there be a White History[...]
Keep Reading Notes from an Aspiring Humanitarian
"I'd like for young people not to think of the people who were in the civil rights movement and [other] movements as special or somehow have something they don't have. Because we all started out with great innocence.
We were ordinary teenagers, and we were interested in changing something. And [we believed] that we can and that we must."
From A Little More Sauce: “Now sometimes its dangerous for me because people in cars are just blatantly a**holes to me. If I am in the road—where I legally belong—people will yell at me to[...]
Similar to the “We Are Not Trayvon Martin” Tumblr blog that was created last year, some people who are white are responding with “MichaelBrown’s crime“. Contributors to the site display a sheet listing crimes they[...]
Last week I shared a note about the existence of the #FergusonSyllabus hashtag. Yesterday, Dr Marcia Chatelain, who started #FergusonSyllabus published an article at The Atlantic where she tells the story of how it began,[...]
“When the dogs bite, when the beatings,When I’m feeling sadI simply remember all these kinds of thingsAnd then I don’t fear so bad…” Lyrics Below from Lauryn Hill’s Website Love & Peace, From Aspiring Humanitarian,[...]
Educators are sharing valuable experiences and resources among each other using #FergusonSyllabus Tweets about “fergusonsyllabus” Love & Peace, From Aspiring Humanitarian, Relando Thompkins, MSW, LLMSW (N.A.H.) can’t grow without your help. If you enjoyed this post, please share a[...]