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)

Why Cultural Appropriation Actually Pisses Me Off (256/365)

This isn't going to be a post where I educate you on cultural appropriation and what it is because I've written about it before, and in all honesty if you don't know what it is, you're living under a great rock. This is going to be a post about why it pisses me off because … Continue reading Why Cultural Appropriation Actually Pisses Me Off (256/365)

“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)

Mental Health is NOT Exclusive to White People (94/365)

I don't know how, or why this is a thing that needs to be discussed, but it's really important! In a lot of ethnic communities there is a serious lack of understanding when it comes to mental health and it's impact of the people suffering from it. Depression and anxiety are the unseen epidemics of … Continue reading Mental Health is NOT Exclusive to White People (94/365)

How To: Be a Good Minority (92/365)

Growing up as an ethnic minority is a weird experience, you're firstly thrown into a society that see's you as 'less than' or as an 'other'. In that same society, they somehow expect you to cater to the thoughts, feelings and emotions of the majority, and work to really ignore all of the racism, sexism … Continue reading How To: Be a Good Minority (92/365)