“Let’s dismantle ableism by listening to each other’s stories.”
Since George Floyd was killed by the Minneapolis Police Department, two months ago, “[The city] has had to confront its ugliness.”
We refuse to remain silent as the anti-abortion movement capitalizes off Kanye West’s decision to traffic in white supremacy and misogynoir.
“We’re able to rely on each other as a community.”
Here’s to our collective healing.
With coronavirus hitting the US hard, there are growing fears community groups will have to resort to funding provided by surveillance programmes.
“COVID just exposed the inequities to the mainstream eye,” Junard said. “We’ve always been here.”
Claiming “inclusivity” without being anti-racist doesn’t prevent feelings of exclusion.
Journalists are biased toward sharing information. That’s our job. But we have to recognize that doing our jobs can mean doing harm—and that part of our jobs should be editorial harm reduction.
What impact could that have on the communities they’re leaving?