Voting blue does not absolve white people of racism
Shannon Cofrin Gaggero

Great and inspiration article.

At the end you say, “We are strategizing about how to influence our neighborhood civic association and Nextdoor, both of which are run entirely by white people, to make sure issues of equity and race are considered.”

FWIW NextDoor isn’t run entirely buy white people. The CEO is South Asian and the #2 person is a female, a relatively rare senior woman in the high tech world. That’s not to absolve NextDoor and its users… just a clarification worth noting.

Looking forward to following your work.


North Oakland, CA 
Former NextDoor lead

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