[Excerpt] When next you hear someone claiming that "We will survive" or "I will survive" the Trump years because others have survived worse in the past consider this: 'we' certainly will survive but 'we' won't all make it to the other side.
Is it really that difficult to understand white privilege? Elle Sagar answers that question and more in this 5-point primer on white privilege. A topic that people enjoy playing dumb about, white privilege is really not a hard concept to grasp. Just in case you know someone who needs it broken down to them...this is the blog entry you want to direct them to.
Donald Trump thinks he can win the support of the Black community. Elle Sagar counts 5 different ways The Don is wrong. Had it not been for much worse comments made by this man, this might be considered the height of political ignorance had it come from say Ted Cruz for instance. Sadly, this only ranks at maybe a 5 on the Scale of Crazy Political Statements. The Don has all but broken that scale.
In this entry, Elle Sagar unpacks the intersections between gender, race and politics in America and how Hillary Clinton and others use those intersections to maintain the status quo.
In this blog entry, guest blogger Elle Sagar from lieslsmeanderings.blogspot.com delves into the complexities of the much talked about acceptance speech at the recent BET Awards by Jesse Williams. It has encouraged many to keep up the fight, and has been a source of fake outrage for others. Click below and share this much-needed content.