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Inside The Forbidden Outside . . . I Have a Dream

I have a dream of what my life will be, of what Jamie Cummings life can be, and I will fight from today to make it better. 1,621 more words

Jamie Cummings

A container for grace: reflections on white people, privilege, and pitchforks

These past couple of months, I have been dealing with the fallout from a mistake I made in trying to talk meaningfully about my own white privilege. 2,327 more words

Unitarian Universalism

Measuring Privilege the Wrong Way

This thought-provoking and problematic “check your privilege” list has been circulating on Twitter this morning, seemingly at least partly originating from this tweet

Normally, I am all for discussions of privilege. 499 more words

Thoughts & Perspectives

On White Privilege...

“Then there was the study in which researchers asked professors to evaluate the summary of a supposed applicant for a post as laboratory manager, but, in some cases, the applicant was named John and in others Jennifer. 175 more words


Day 819: White Thoughts

I am a white person, so — automatically — everything I write here will fit the title of today’s post.

That takes the pressure off. 275 more words

Personal Growth

"Steven D", Daily Kos - "What Do Conservatives Want When They Say 'I Want My Country Back?'"

“So, when I hear someone say that they want to take their country back, I cannot help but look at the person making that statement and wonder, which country do they want?   121 more words

It's a Matter of National Insecurity

Unless you’ve read my “About” page, I haven’t properly introduced myself.

My name is Laina Tanahara, and I am a Japanese-Canadian.

Or is it more accurate to say I am Canadian-Japanese? 891 more words