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We Don't Want To Know You

“Generally speaking, ostracism refers to being ignored and excluded (Williams, 1997;2001). Social exclusion refers to not being included within a given social network (but not necessarily ignored). 227 more words

Fiona McColl

I Don't Have To Hear This Anymore

And when someone apologizes to you enough times for things they’ll never stop doing, I think it’s fearless to stop believing them. It’s fearless to say “you’re… 345 more words

Fiona McColl

Family Privilege

“Family privilege is the abundance of benefits, mostly invisible, that accrue from membership in a stable family.
- Sieta and Brendtro – Kids Who Outwit Adults… 507 more words

Fiona McColl

Disenfranchised

“Disenfranchised grief is the grief that persons experience when they incur a loss that is not or cannot be openly acknowledged, publicly mourned, or socially supported.” 194 more words

Fiona McColl