Why did it take the death of a white woman to galvanise you into action? Continue Reading Stop Mourning Heather Heyer
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Class-splaining is just a symptom. Empathy is what will save us from ourselves. Continue Reading Class-splaining is just a symptom.
Swedish artist, Emanu, published a cartoon that perfectly illustrates white, male privilege. You can probably throw straight and cisgendered into the mix, as well. Continue Reading White, Male Privilege Illustrated
Thanks, but can you be quiet? #racism #listening Continue Reading White People Whitesplain Whitesplaining
Taking chances is what intellectual curiosity and higher education are – or should be – all about. #highered Continue Reading “A ship in harbour is safe, but that is not what ships are built for”
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”… Continue Reading Do you even Ireland, bro?
You need to check yourself, Macklemore. Your privilege is showing. Continue Reading Macklemore’s joyous, upbeat anthem marred by sexism, racial stereotypes of women of colour
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. Continue Reading Allied Progress