Month: June 2020

George Floyd, Racial Injustice and Making The World Anew

It has been a month since the protests over the murder of George Floyd began. And as mentioned in my previous article, it comes at a serious moment of global crisis – with the coronavirus pandemic – and this is more so the case in the United States – with over 2 million confirmed cases […]

George Floyd, Racial Injustice and Making The World Anew

Anti-Racism: Radical Means Grabbing Something By the Root

We must continuously read, watch, and listen to Black voices with the intent to learn how to recognize white privilege and manifestations of systemic racism, unlearn the habits and social practices built on that system and privilege, and act to dismantle it. As activist Andréa Ranae said, “Anti-racism isn’t a check-list of action items, it is a practice.” It is an empathetic practice that strengthens moral instincts and emboldens us to fight for Black and Indigenous people of color.

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