has a mother.
“It is appalling that the most
segregated hour of Christian
America is eleven o'clock on
We are patronizing and
newly realized justice seekers
-- often in order to hold onto
power and status.
Privilege allows us choose to avoid having
conversations about race.
Awkward conversations about race only
get less awkward by having them.
We miss out on the possibilities that may
be on the other side of the tensions.
“Racial microaggressions are brief and commonplace
daily verbal, behavioral, or environmental indignities,
whether intentional or unintentional, that communicate
hostile, derogatory, or negative racial slights and insults
towards people of color.”
- Racial Microaggressions in Everyday Life
Pup. E. Chow
I really like animals.
I especially love dogs.
But I don’t see you as Asian.
Don’t be so sensitive.
“Why do you always sit together?”
different kind of
“It’s hard being white.”
sitting in the front row