Review: I’m Not Dying With You Tonight, by Kimberly Jones and Gilly Segal

I was skeptical how good this book might be because one of its coauthors, Kimberly Jones, had a video about racism and social contracts that went pretty viral after the death of George Floyd. Part of me thought this book's popularity was hype surrounding that. I was 300% wrong. This book had me turning the… Continue reading Review: I’m Not Dying With You Tonight, by Kimberly Jones and Gilly Segal

Systemic Racism and White Ignorance: a Deep-Seated Coexistence

"This was a nice town before the blacks took over." I heard this phrase more times than I can count growing up in the southern United States. As a kid, I didn't think much about it. As an educated adult, I'm appalled. Crime statistics are quoted repeatedly to justify the use of this phrase, and… Continue reading Systemic Racism and White Ignorance: a Deep-Seated Coexistence