Managing fragility in 17 easy steps

It’s all well and good to have the theoretical understanding that systemic racism exists, and to be enthusiastic about reading How to Be an Antiracist with your office book club. But actually dealing with race-related feedback might be a whole other thing.  As a part-time university instructor, I recently received feedback from the winter semester (don’t get …

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The trouble with this blog

After my last blog post, I received feedback from a few people: my point wasn’t clear; the writing was rushed; my references were too vague; I was over-simplifying complex problems; I wasn’t being considerate enough of people born into different circumstances.  I agreed. Even as I was writing, I had a gut feeling it wasn’t …

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