If you don’t know what it feels like to personally experience racial trauma — stop policing our responses to it. Listen. Don’t lecture. Practice compassion. Practice reflection without commentary. If my anger, bitterness, or sorrow makes you uncomfortable, focus on what you can do to help heal the social issues which contribute — and I’ll focus on healing myself.
Stop Condemning My Bitterness, Start Condemning The System
Dominique Matti
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The fact that white people even have to be told this says a lot. Glad you and your family are physically okay.

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