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My Anti-Racist, Anti-Homophobe English Teacher

There's a HUGE brouhaha raging in my hometown right now because the principal of my high school "let" the black kids have an all-black assembly to discuss Ferguson, Eric Garner and Black Lives Matter during the last few days of Black History Month. In a mostly white community, it is not going well. But the straight,…

My High School English Teacher is an Anti-Racist, Anti-Homophobe Hero

My junior year high school English teacher also ran our high school's version of a state-wide anti-drug program called "Snowball." But he ran it a little differently. Where most other schools used it as a weekend for kids to get together and talk about how "not to do drugs," he used it as a weekend for kids to get…

Speaking from the heart, not getting it right: Here's what I think we can do, as white people, to make things better. Instead of assuming that we are "the good ones," that we are doing things right, that we are making things better because of good intentions never realized, instead assume that we are racist. Assume…

That Ad Is Creeping Me OUT That Ad Is Creeping Me OUT

A worm wriggling out of someone's eyeball. Seriously? Any thought to how disgusting that is, Gawker ad folks? It is FULL of NOPE!

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