From January 2016.
“We may be uncomfortable talking about race, but we can no longer afford to be silent. We have chosen a profession, which—like parenting—requires that our comforts come second to those of children.”
The first thing I noticed about this article was “Interesting choice to use Ben & Jerry’s font!” Then, I glanced at the URL and realized the article I was reading was on the Ben & Jerry’s website. I can’t think of a better excuse to go out and get some Ben & Jerry’s. 🙂
Yes, systemic racism is real. And people of color – African Americans, Latinos, Asians, and other minorities – face it every day. We still have a lot of work to do, America. The good news: by speaking up about it, you can be part of the solution.
Today in 10th grade Community Engagement class…
Read the article here: The Pioneer : I Don’t Want to Strike, But I Must