O dusky days of yore
when homines were men
and reading public
meant eloquating muse-bedeviled peers!
Why can I not subsist on essayists alone,
as once I did… 13 more words
Being a female television host is hard. Being a liberal, lesbian television host is harder.
But for Rachel Maddow, these obstacles have only led to opportunities. 1,495 more words
What a white person says: You are very articulate.
What a black person hears: You don’t sound like a black person.
I thought about this while sitting in on an interview early today. 207 more words
“I have become convinced that it is only by naming racism, asking the question “How is racism operating here?” and then mobilizing with others to actually confront the system and dismantle it that we can have any significant or lasting impacts on the pervasive “racial” health disparities that have plagued this country for centuries.”29 more words