Community Leaders in Health Equity and Transformative Alliances LLC invite you to attend a virtual talk and discussion with Sonya Renee Taylor on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 from 6-8 p.m. MST.
Models promoting the guarantee of middle class success (including the middle class’ guide to upper class status) typically work as follows: You are in a boat with 100 other people trying to reach the same island. They are… Read More
I am lectured by my internalized oppression: “A writer? Fool. Do you honestly believe that what you have to say matters or carries any importance in the world? That anyone will want to hear it? You speck. You nothing. The… Read More
A few weeks back, the women attending the Women of Color Writing Circle graciously agreed to workshop my blog piece “Forgiving” Men and Other Oppressors before I published the second part. They were thoughtful and introspective, and one… Read More
For a few months now, I have been thinking about a conversation with Nicole Hurt- a gifted artist, community organizer, and social justice trainer here in Colorado. In that conversation, Nicole described to me the consequences of dubbing… Read More
Not long ago I shared tea with a friend of mine who is deeply concerned about what he believes to be his beloved’s painful and overly contentious relationship to white people. My friend (who we will dub “Jay”)… Read More
I wrote the below letter to a teenager who is an important part of my life. As an anti-oppression trainer I regularly talk about issues of oppression, power, and privilege. Regardless, I often find that discussing the same… Read More