• Politics

    Let’s Talk About Privilege

    photo via The New York Times I can’t stay quiet anymore. I can’t sit back & just talk about the news with my husband & my two friends who stay informed. I can’t ignore the issues that are facing this country I call home. I can’t ignore racism because it doesn’t affect me. I can’t even begin to rationalize a president who doesn’t take the earliest opportunity to condemn white nationalists/Nazis. Your ability to ignore the news, to turn a blind eye to what happened over the weekend, & is STILL happening, THAT is your privilege at work. That is the literal definition of privilege. Lucky you, you were born…