Today's lesson, Racism. If you see something written here that you’ve said or done, use it as an opportunity. Take it as a wake up call and make the decision to grow, change and be conscious of your own privilege. Remember, I am not a speaker for the entirety of a people.
Stop saying you care about the health, well being or lives of Black woman, partially because you are a Black woman, while actively stepping on Black women. It is not a simple “Disagreement” just because you refuse to admit that you were wrong. You are not only hurting what you claim is your cause but you are hurting…BLACK WOMEN. Remember us? All this in the name of protecting a Black woman. This is unacceptable. Your actions, your words and your continued disrespect to SO MANY in the name of one. This is not okay. Du Bois would not approve.
Finally, I’ll end with the same question that has been asked over and over again but still is met with silence. If the issue at hand was in fact “Diversity” in blogs, where is the LIST? You’ve pointed out that this post is at least a week, if not more, old. Where is the list of blogs that deserve a signal boost?
WHERE IS THE LIST?
If that was REALLY what it was about…