White Power. When I was sixteen, I was raped by a Latino man. When I went to a friend’s house to talk to her about it, her white brother said “white power,” while raising his fist. When I looked at him with shock, and said “excuse me?” he […]
Just before sitting down to write this post, I read a Twitter story about a woman who took her mother to an eye doctor. They tried to explain that they were worried about a procedure because of the systemic abuse that Black people have faced at the hands […]
One Day I Am Going To Be The Mother Of Daughters and Sons, Who Will Believe They Can Do Anything. They Can Be Anyone.
“God smiled on Kamala Harris the day she was born,” was my first thought as I watched her take the oath of office, my second thought was “why didn’t God smile on me”. There are people in this world who are just born to suffer – whatever the […]
I Hate To Be One To Dash Your Dreams But Joe Biden and Kamala Harris Have Their Work Cut Out For Them…So Measure Your Expectations
I know that I am supposed to support Kamala Harris because she is a mixed race Black and South Asian woman, but I hate to break it to you…I need more than that. My expectations for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris’s first term are incredibly high, because after […]