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White Fear.

Just in the last few days, I’ve written about the Black Panther Party, the Young Lords in New York City, and the Brown Berets – all groups that fought for justice and against… Continue reading

Brown Berets.

This weekend has been a snowball of learning (for me) about revolutionary groups from the 1960s and 70s – the Black Panther Party, the Young Lords, and now the Brown Berets. Learning about… Continue reading

The Young Lords.

A couple years after the Black Panther Party was getting started in Oakland, CA, another organization was starting in New York City, based from a Chicago gang of the same name. The Young Lords… Continue reading

Black Panther Party.

Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution is a full length documentary about the Black Panthers – a party that seems to be eagerly demonized within white America. The documentary goes through the party’s… Continue reading

White Feminism™ needs to talk about race.

I’ve written about White Feminism™ before but as a reminder, it is the specific kind of feminism that solely focuses on the struggles and fights of white women and usually centers our narratives.… Continue reading

Beyoncé.

Beyoncé has been in the news a lot lately – from her role in the latest Coldplay music video to her release of the song and music video Formation to preforming with Coldplay… Continue reading

To all those struggling: happy valentine’s day.

Whether you’re struggling with mental illness/health or acceptance from family and friends or with your own identity or anything else, just know that I love you and there are so many others who… Continue reading

Why We Don’t Need a White History Month.

Each year when Black History Month happens, there always seem to white people who are outraged that there’s no designated White History Month. But the thing is that we (white people) don’t need… Continue reading

Girl Scouts.

I was a Girl Scout for several years growing up and I loved it. I loved the meetings (in part because most of the meetings by the end of my experience involved playing… Continue reading

SAIH Videos on Voluntourism.

I’ve written before about voluntourism and the white savior project but wanted to share a few parody videos from then Norwegian Students and Academics International Assistance Fund that relate to these issues.