It’s not just Senator Jackson blocking people who disagree with her on policy on Twitter. The current systems block us historically, presently, and continually.Read more "I got blocked by a Louisiana state senator"
This weekend I wrote an advocacy letter, voted to fund the library, went to a “focus group” and read a children’s book.Read more "Three days of civic engagement in Lincoln Parish (or “I love the library”)"
Lincoln Parish Schools superintendent Mike Milstead doesn’t think systemic racism exists in Lincoln Parish or its schools. Facts say otherwise.Read more "Yes, Mike Milstead, racism is systemic in Lincoln Parish and the Lincoln Parish schools [updated with Superintendent vote 10/23/2020]"
Kids are never too young to see or talk about race, injustice, and freedom. Here are some resources to help them.Read more "Resources to help kids learn and talk about injustice, race, white supremacy, and liberation (last updated 6/5/2020)"
Mostly free to download, watch, or access references on policing, police abolition, transformative justice, and uprisings in America.Read more "Uprisings, police abolition, anti-racism, and transformative justice: References after a Facebook Live (last updated 7/6/2020)"
This sounded like many a Facebook discussion to me. “Why should I pay for this? Bootstraps, amirite!?” But it’s my ethical responsibility to advocate, so here’s my answer.Read more "Talking about cutting social welfare at a birthday dinner"
Here’s what I wrote on Bill Cassidy and Jacky Rosen’s SMARTWATCH Data Act and Cedric Richmond’s Beyond the Box for Education Act of 2019.Read more "Congressional Analysis: SMARTWATCH Data Act and Beyond the Box for Education Act"
AKA “I don’t think ‘cancel culture’ means what you think it means, and you might want to love it.”Read more "‘Cancel culture’ is in the title, so will it even make sense?"
We have a duty to reclaim humanity so fiercely that we don’t find joy in ICE, prisons, or prison contracts and no more Roylan Hernandez Diaz’s are detained or erased.Read more "Louisiana corrections industry is profiting from ICE contracts while asylum seeker dies"