Class-splaining is just a symptom. Empathy is what will save us from ourselves.
Leslie Miley has worked at tech giants like Google, Apple, and Twitter. He left his dream job in Silicon Valley because the diversity problems became too much.
Demands by the privileged class that those currently affected by oppression explain the situation to them is merely another manifestation of privilege. Originally posted by Anthony J. Williams: A few days ago I posted on my Facebook that I don’t plan on engaging with white people on the topics of race, police brutality, or even class.
Taking chances is what intellectual curiosity and higher education are – or should be – all about. #highered
Originally published on TourAbsurd.com: Have you heard the story of the Irish guy in Abu Dhabi who took his cab driver with him into a theme park? It’s been getting a lot of press. (You can find various versions of the story here, here, and here.) Yet, for all that it seems a “wonderful”
You need to check yourself, Macklemore. Your privilege is showing.
Had a bit of a back and forth with a former classmate and work colleague on Facebook about cultural appropriation. It’s one of the biggest issues I am struggling with on this journey of awareness, intersectionality, privilege, and equality. I’ve learned a lot over the last year, but there will always be room to grow.