Mistaken identity, part 387 « Resist racism

And although hearing others’ accounts of racism is upsetting, it does make me feel better to realize on a deeper level that it isn’t just me.  It allows me to throw off the belief that these things that happen are just isolated incidents.  It allows me to reject the internalized racism that insidiously whispered that it’s all my fault.

“Mistaken identity, part 387” [Resist racism]


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