How do you like this as a piece of advice for a high schooler? We don’t want you to dream of getting your college degree.
Unless you’re dealing with a sociopath, the “boys will be boys” boys trapped in men’s bodies are often (but not always) fully aware they’re doing wrong.
I attended my first TEDx event in January, and weeks later I am still processing how to translate what I felt into an experience that anyone can relate to.
Excerpts of a speech given at the Lycée Philippe Guerrier of Cap-Haitian of which he was the Director, by Louis Mercier
If you refuse to honor and help build Black Futures, you have no business celebrating Black History Month.
Do not abandon your post as the vanguard between political posturing and intellectual accountability. That is where we need you.
"My little black girl is three years old, and I’m probably hyper concerned about images of black womaness and their impact..."
My superstitions are unable to last ‘cause I can’t hold my breath any longer. There is no quickened pace, there is no passing by.
I could imagine my own mother trying to be strong and speaking on the murder of one of her five children.