Weird Ways We White Ourselves Up In Order To Assimilate (299/365)

If you haven't heard the term 'white yourself up', or whiteness being used as a seperate behaviour for POC, then you're either white, or don't know enough POC (or live in a country where this isn't a thing). For the rest of us living in a white mans world we kind of have to 'white … Continue reading Weird Ways We White Ourselves Up In Order To Assimilate (299/365)

Weird Racist Things That No One Talks About (93/365)

This might offend some of you, so if you're not open to hearing about underlying racist things - this is your warning. I've faced a lot of racism in my life, it's gotten to the point that you kind of get used to it. I remember sitting in a sociology seminar and the professor/PHD student … Continue reading Weird Racist Things That No One Talks About (93/365)

Subtle Workplace Racism (42/365)

Workplace racism is one of those things that you'd think is dead in 2019, but it's really not. It's shown in more subtle ways and these are referred to as microaggressions. A microaggression is a term used for brief and commonplace daily verbal, behavioural, or environmental indignities, whether intentional or unintentional, that communicate hostile, derogatory, or negative … Continue reading Subtle Workplace Racism (42/365)