Tag Archives: Black Lives Matter

Dear White Ladies, let’s talk.

Dear White Ladies, I write to you as one of your own as I, too, am a white lady. I know the sting of sexism and misogyny but I also am (at least somewhat) aware of my own privilege. It … Continue reading

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A Privileged White Girl Talks Police and Why White People Don’t Get It

It’s been awhile, I know! But I’m back to discuss the most recent incident of police brutality against young people of color, particularly young African Americans.. Of course I’m talking about the black high school student in South Carolina who was brutally … Continue reading

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F*ck that… or, let’s talk about layers

This heartbreakingly real piece from the Guardian about the reported words from the terrorist in yesterday’s massacre in Charleston triggered a visceral reaction in me. Whereas before I was shocked and saddened now I am livid too. So let’s talk about layers… … Continue reading

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On The Importance of Recognizing Intersection

The most recent news story of white police officer brutality against unarmed black civilians really highlights, to me, the importance of intersectional feminism. In case you’re unsure which instance I’m referring to, it’s the one from this past weekend in McKinley, … Continue reading

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