Category Archives: #BlackLivesMatter

Listening to Marginalized Groups

It’s been about a year since I chose to cut off someone that I once considered a friend. This person reblogged something that I found offensive on a blog that we shared. The intention wasn’t to be offensive, but this … Continue reading

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Why I’m Starting to Dislike Gina Rodriguez

Many of you may know Gina Rodriguez as the star of Jane the Virgin. While I had never watched the show, I had heard great things about it and was really interested in supporting a popular show with a Latinx … Continue reading

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Ignoring Racism Won’t Make it Go Away

“The only way to end racism is to stop talking about it.” In case you didn’t already know, this quote is complete bullshit. Let me explain why: Ignoring a problem is not the proper way to handle it. For example, … Continue reading

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March for Our Lives, Gun Reform, and a Biased America

As most of you may know, this past weekend students, teachers and other civilians gathered for March for Our Lives. A peaceful protest for gun control. That’s great and I absolutely support that movement but there are a few things … Continue reading

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Black Panther “Controversy”

Look. I shouldn’t have to write this. It’s fucking 2018. Black Panther having a mostly black cast is not anti-white or racist. How many times have movies had zero people of color in them or even had white actors cast … Continue reading

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What NOT to say during Black History Month

Hello friends, It’s February and that means it’s Black History Month here in the states. Here is a (shortened) list of all the things that we do not want to hear this month. If you say any of these things … Continue reading

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Charlottesville

A lot of people are claiming to be “surprised” by the Neo-Nazi, alt-right riots that are taking place. To those people, I have to ask……..was it really so easy for you to “forget” that this country was built on the … Continue reading

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