Keeping History Alive and Making America Great Again

This last weekend I was in Kansas City at the White Privilege Conference. I spent the weekend building relationships and sharpening the tools necessary for combating white supremacy. Much of the work involves confronting the ignorance we white folks possess when it comes to the manifestations and impact of race, racism, whiteness, and white supremacy.… Continue reading Keeping History Alive and Making America Great Again

#WhiteLivesMatter: Old Hickory and the Played Out Tricks of Whiteness

Much of my social media is ablaze with talk over Harriet Tubman being put on the $20 bill. ¬†As this article by Chanelle Adams over at Black Girl Dangerous highlights Black folks have a variety of feelings about this. As a white man I don’t have any desire to tell Black people how they should… Continue reading #WhiteLivesMatter: Old Hickory and the Played Out Tricks of Whiteness