Apathy About Politics Is A Privilege Many Of Us Don't Have (354/365)

So, this is the post about everyone who says they don't pay attention to politics because they can't be bothered, or that it doesn't effect them - not only are these statements seeping in pure privilege but they're also infuriating. To ignore politics because of these reasons means you honestly don't care about other people, … Continue reading Apathy About Politics Is A Privilege Many Of Us Don't Have (354/365)

Societal Apathy is a Scary Thing (285/365)

When I'm mentally tired my conspiracy brain kicks in - so this is that kind of post. 🙂 So I recently made a post about the tragedy that is currently happening to the Uighur community in China and it got me thinking about something that scares me to my core - societal apathy. For those … Continue reading Societal Apathy is a Scary Thing (285/365)

Are We Losing Our Ability to Connect? (206/365)

There's a lot of shows out there of every genre focusing on human connection and how technology has changed the way we form them. There's been a trend recently focusing on the impact of how difficult it's become and how an increase of technology has led to a sharp decrease in human connection as a … Continue reading Are We Losing Our Ability to Connect? (206/365)

Why is Divorce so Common in Somali Culture? (192/365)

I'm going to write this one on the fly so it's purely opinion driven and honestly there's not a lot written online about this issue. So if you've read the title you know this is exploring divorce in the Somali community and how ridiculously common it is. When I was younger, I went to mosque … Continue reading Why is Divorce so Common in Somali Culture? (192/365)

Weird Colourist Shit Somalis Hear Growing Up (181/365)

So my cousin brought this topic up and I got to thinking about the weird shit we hear growing up and it was like a light bulb was switched in my brain. This topic has been something I've spoken about in person and to my family, but not that much online - racism I'll speak … Continue reading Weird Colourist Shit Somalis Hear Growing Up (181/365)

“But Racism Isn’t As Bad As It Used To Be..” (171/365)

You ever have a conversation where you're discussing race and you feel like the people around you are finally getting why racism is still an issue today, and then it hits you. The statement you've heard many times, the statement you dread, the statement that makes you want to react.. "But racism isn't as bad … Continue reading “But Racism Isn’t As Bad As It Used To Be..” (171/365)

What is Happening in Sudan? (162/365)

I feel like whenever there's a conflict in the Eastern world a lot of the West just ignore it and pretend it's not happening - until one of their citizens is involved and honestly it's kind of scary. I will admit I'm fairly ignorant to what's happening in Sudan but even with my rushed knowledge … Continue reading What is Happening in Sudan? (162/365)