I had been holding it together but when I saw that video I started crying.
Actually it was Marissa who passed out in TJ. I, a 33 year old father know this, and I am not ashamed.
I SWEAR TO GOD KARA, SHADE COURT IS THE ONLY THING KEEPING ME ALIVE TODAY. Bless you.
Thanks a lot of this post. This is the problem I’m having. White women are not a monolith. White folks rightfully get called out when we treat other minority groups as monoliths, or expect an individual POC to speak on behalf of his or her whole race, so it seems unfair to get the finger pointed at me as a white woman… Read more
(credit to Mona Chalabi)
I am so glad there were more of us than any expected. Even the organizer thought there might be 20 or so but there was actually a few hundred. It was extremely humid (97%) but we survived. All but one of these pictures is of strangers. The last photo #WeDoNotParade is the leader of a local Girl Scout group.