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Sanitizing Historical Horror is Bad Citizenship

I was planning to write a chipper, worldbuilding focused post for tomorrow, and then this showed up on my Twitter feed:

My first thought, I’ll admit, was that this was exaggerating for clickbait– surely no one would greenlight a book where the main message was ‘not all the Nazis were bad’. 1,097 more words

Psychology

Magneto or Magical Negro

In order to show the world that minority characters are not bad people, one will step forward to help a “normal” person, with their pure heart and folksy wisdom.

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John Trudell speaks on Being Human

ON BEING HUMAN

Everybody is indigenous to the planet. We’re indigenous to different land bases and to me, our DNA physically comes from those land bases. 200 more words

Spirituality

Stars and Strife Forever?

“I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.”
– Evelyn Beatrice Hall, The Friends of Voltaire…

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Black People

Racism: We Still Don't Get It by Esther Nelson

I was in Las Cruces, New Mexico, this summer for several weeks, spending much of my time unpacking boxes the moving van had delivered while simultaneously trying to create an aesthetically-pleasing and comfortable home.  1,045 more words

General

Juliana Lightle reblogged this and commented:

Sometimes I wonder if it will ever end, the hatred, the racism.