Social Media Guidelines Used to Silence People of Color

EDITED: I've learned from others on FB that the number of posts being removed from Layla's page is up to 8 on FB including her Guideline of Engagement for her page.  She is being targeted. THIS IS NOT ACCEPTABLE. Yesterday I wrote, "I hear you. I am sorry. We'll do better" as a response to … Continue reading Social Media Guidelines Used to Silence People of Color

I hear you. I am sorry. We’ll do better.

If you are White: When a Person of Color shares a personal story with you about how they or someone they care about were hurt by racism or another form of oppression, this is what you say" "I hear you. I am sorry this happened.  We'll do better." And then you just stop.  DO NOT … Continue reading I hear you. I am sorry. We’ll do better.