I’m concerned that you are playing a losing game in which you trade your dignity for a few crumbs of approval. The game dictates that you trade parts of yourself, your identity, and your culture for a set of fringe benefits. The problem is that these benefits (such as access to networks and opportunities) require you to continue to give these parts of yourself away until you are molded into the image of the Model Negro.
I saw an image recently that said, “Privilege is when you think something is not a problem because you aren’t […]
As we enter homecoming/spirit day season, I want to make you all aware of something that I didn’t know was […]
How to take care of yourself in the fight against injustice.
What the chaos of renovating my home taught me about caring for myself.
Potty training: One Family’s Saga Here is The Armchair Family’s potty training story. Through laughter and tears we were able […]
Before I begin, I have to say a couple of things by way of disclaimer/explanation: First of all, as many […]
Being bitter feels good. Instead of doing the whole click-baity thing where I make you read the entire post word […]
I saw this image on Facebook and it gave me so much life: One day, I hope to live […]