I am angry. I am so, so angry. White people posting about their liberty being taken away. Showing up to the state capitol with assault rifles in protest that we've been asked to keep our white ass home while a black woman in Kentucky is shot to death in her own bed by police officers … Continue reading WAKING UP: PART THREE
Take care of yourself, honor and acknowledge your feelings and experience, but remember that we are working towards freedom from, not to. This is so much bigger than you. Do you not see how a racially just society paves the way for a socially just one? An economically just one? An environmentally just one? The ills of the world rest on the backs of the oppressed, and we (white people) placed them there.
We have no structure anymore, just things that need to get done, eventually. I have zoom calls to be on, tasks to complete, research to do. He wants my attention. And food. So much food. But mostly my attention, my undivided, focused, enthusiastic attention. I just want sleep. And more coffee. And more sleep. I’m so tired all the time now.