Remember. Be aware. Check your privilege. We have work to do.
In the dark memory of the day of (feb 26), I honor and remember #trayvonmartin by standing in solidarity for and with people of color, by also taking a hard look at my own privilege and bias and the continued racism that exists. ✨The irony of American history is the tendency of good white Americanas to presume racial innocence. Ignorance of how we are shaped racially is the first sign of privilege.✨ In other words. It is a privilege to ignore the consequences of race in America.
🗣Tim Wise ✨Millions of tears have fallen for black sons, brothers, lovers, and friends whose assailants took or maimed their lives and then simply went on their way✨. 🗣Aberjhani, Illuminated Corners: Collected Essays and Articles Volume I.
#remember #honor #racism #blacklivesmatter #trayvonmartin #hoodiesup #millionhoodies