#JusticeForJacob

Posted @withregram • @shaunking An armed white supremacist with an AR-15 shot and KILLED two people in Kenosha, Wisconsin last night - and police literally did NOTHING. In fact, I've seen videos of them giving water to these armed white men, thanking them for their support.

If you’re not careful…

“If you’re not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who are being oppressed and loving the people who are doing the oppressing.” ~ Malcolm X This is accurate for all forms of media. Think critically.Value human rights.Live your values. #malcolmx #malcolmxquotes #elhajjmalikelshabazz #humanrights #blacklivesmatter #blm #oppression #endwhitesupremacy #endracism #endracismnow #2020 #change #equality … Continue reading If you’re not careful…

Nonviolence365 Training

• @thekingcenter ‪Register NOW! Our August #Nonviolence365 Virtual Experience starts TODAY, 6pm EST, with ‘#Nonviolence in Action,’ co-facilitated by King Center CEO @berniceaking. REGISTER for the 1st session or for the entire series and apply for #scholarships via the link in our bio/profile. Find Tickets Here I am beyond grateful that my scholarship application was … Continue reading Nonviolence365 Training

#Justice4Saraya

Posted @withregram • @justice4saraya ✊🏽Take action! Do your part to get Saraya out of juvenile prison!✊🏿 ☎️Make some calls!📧Send some emails!🗣Share and spread the word! Mental illness is not a crime.Being black is not a crime. Thank you @chelseyarmfield!! 💙 #justice4saraya #savesaraya #freesaraya #blacklivesmatter #blm #mentalillnessawareness #biracial #oregon #mentalhealthcare #mentalhealth #blackmentalhealth #blackmentalhealthmatters #fundmentalhealth #pacificnorthwest #mentalillness … Continue reading #Justice4Saraya

Navigating Mental Health: The Triggering Coverage of Kanye West

"We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our future. I am running for president of the United States #2020VISION" ~ Kanye West via Twitter, July 4th, 2020 Image Source: Chicago Sun Times Less than a month ago, Kanye West tweeted his desire to run for President … Continue reading Navigating Mental Health: The Triggering Coverage of Kanye West

#DoTheWork Challenge Day 6

DoTheWork Challenge Day 6 - continuing Rachel Cargle’s course on unlearning racism. “How can we adequately love, support and uplift those we do not understand. Allyship begins with empathy. The racism in this country thrives off of "otherness". It persists with the understanding that when marginalized groups are seen as 'someone else' or 'someone different' … Continue reading #DoTheWork Challenge Day 6

DoTheWork Challenge Day 5 – Examining Privilege

In today’s session of Rachel Cargle’s Do The Work 30 Day Challenge, we examined our privilege and how we no winglet and unknowingly perpetuate the racist society that benefits whiteness. In particular, coincidentally aligning with yesterday’s post about white feminism, we are asked to make not of intersectionality and how white feminism is a further … Continue reading DoTheWork Challenge Day 5 – Examining Privilege

DoTheWork Challenge Day 4 – What Lies Beneath

Today’s session involved the infamous Doll Test and participating the Harvard Project Implicit to determine our implicit biases. Once again, I invite you to participate in this healing work. It’s not enough to wear a T-shirt bought off Amazon that says Black Lives Matter (which may or may not actually provide funds or support to … Continue reading DoTheWork Challenge Day 4 – What Lies Beneath

Women’s Rights Mean Nothing If They Are Not Intersectional

Let’s talk for a minute about why white women need to get on board with fixing the white supremacist society that we live in - white women were granted suffrage on the backs of BIPOC. In the USA, Susan B. Anthony sided with white supremacists and took funding from them, fighting for an English-literate, educated … Continue reading Women’s Rights Mean Nothing If They Are Not Intersectional

Do The Work Challenge – Day 3

#DoTheWork Challenge Day 3 - before we can be anti-racist, we need to see what white privilege has wrought on our BIPOC brothers and sisters. I cannot stress enough how much I value this challenge full of curated content by Rachel Cargle. Danielle and I are doing this and I sincerely hope that you will … Continue reading Do The Work Challenge – Day 3