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Planet Ernesto | LAUP Narratives

“What’s on Planet Ernesto?” I asked.

“There’s LOTS of dirt for dirt bikes and motorcycles, and so many trees that grow apples- but not the fruit kind, the candy ones.

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How Should White People Think about Racism?

It is difficult for white people like myself to have conversations about racism, for a number of reasons. Here are a few I can think of: 637 more words

Current Issues

Aftershock

I prepare each of my posts the night before. Before I get into the meat of today’s post, I have to give you an idea of what the last 24 hours have been like. 369 more words

Life

Scandalous words

These words will scandalize some readers.

Sometime in the future, I will no doubt discuss the same ideas in a more well-ordered way.  But I think I need to produce some expression now. 600 more words

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Personal Account of Lovin', Romancin', and Datin' in Current Times of Systemic Injustice

The question that was posed to the panel put a lump in my throat:

“In the Black / African American community, can a long term relationship be successful when the husband is less educated and makes less money?” 918 more words

Lifestyle

Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot

 

Refugees. Trafficking. Race. I know it’s a lot, and I do hesitate and second guess myself a gazillion times before posting yet another thing to challenge how we engage with the world around us, but Dr Seuss just keeps playing over & over in my head: 182 more words

Justice

Not Another Privileged White Woman Whining...

My number one concern with starting this blog has been about whether I would end up sounding like another white woman whining about a few hard months in a long life of privilege. 480 more words

Poverty