On March 31, scores of workers and students rallied in support of fired HU employees Nassim Kerkache, Paul Casey and Judy Davis. We picketed, chanted and spoke out, directly outside Pres Drew Faust’s office. 68 more words
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Hi amigos. I haven’t written in a while because of the mounting pressure of exams, dissertation and essays. Also, I’ve been lying low because this is an especially bad time to be mentally ill in Britain. 820 more words
TRIGGER WARNING: ableism, racism, white entitlement, transphobia
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I have had a radical shift in thinking. A radical shift that is also a continuation of the path I’ve been wandering, a fitting in of a puzzle piece that was waiting to be placed there. 884 more words
Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones, And Words Can Bring Back the Trauma: Some Thoughts on Trigger Warnings.
There is no such thing as a safe space. I learnt that when I perused the ‘attending’ list of an event billed as such and saw the name of a person who had abused me there. 1,390 more words