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We Need To Remove The ‘Micro’ From Microaggressions

Racism is immensely harmful to those it is directed towards — no matter how subtle or casual.

A Black woman fed up with racist workplaces. Photo credit: fizkes via ShutterStock

“Rod, I don’t know what all the fuss is about. Slavery ended over a hundred years ago. Can’t y’all just get over it already?”

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Rod T. Faulkner

Rod T. Faulkner

Proud Blerd. I write about sci-fi, fantasy, and other areas of interest. Founder of https://The7thMatrix.com & EYE ON SCI-FI podcast. Chocolate lover.

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