“In all of us there is a hunger, marrow-deep, to know our heritage- to know who we are and where we have come from. Without this enriching knowledge, there is a hollow yearning. No matter what our attainments in life, … Continue reading
Posted in Adoption
Tagged adoptee, adoptee rights, adoption, biracial, equal rights, Indiana, Indiana HEAR, justice, Legislation, Lost Daughters, NYS Unsealed Initiative, OBCs, Ohio, SB 352, transracial adoption
We send our kids out to college with a promise of a better life if they go.
Are we upholding our end of the bargain? Continue reading
Again, these young men… college students… UNIVERSITY students…. our future leaders… when do we start demanding that they do better? When do we start demanding that they ARE better? Continue reading
My destiny has found me They walk with me everyday The sweet breath On my cheek The tender touch Caresses my soul The sweetness I know Works like magic over me Takes away all the sadness Makes the past disappear … Continue reading
Originally posted on Snarky in the Suburbs:
Yes, just like you I am sicken by the racist chants made by SAE fraternity members at OU. To see those asses on a party bus doing a sing-song cheer about lynching makes…
Silence = Compliance Continue reading
This is what I say to Racist White People:: Take off the damn robes. Stop hiding and OWN YOUR SHIT!
You wanna hate us, fine. Hate us. But live with the consequences of hating us. Live with the ramifications of your actions and beliefs.
Isn’t that what you preach over and over and over again?
Own it. Embrace it. Make it your friend.
So to the people who think just like those boys at SAE. and to all their apologist offering fake apologies or justifications: Stop it! Own up to the fact that you ARE a racist. Continue reading
Posted in Oklahoma, Oklahoma University, OU, Racism, Racist Fraternity, SAE
Tagged adoption, biography, biracial, Oklahoma, personal responsibility, racism, SAE, transracial adoption
Originally posted on Afroculinaria:
If the word integration means anything, this is what it means: that we, with love, shall force our brothers to see themselves as they are, to cease fleeing from reality and begin to change it. James Baldwin, The…