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Questioning Safety Pin Solidarity Revealed Why I Can’t Trust White People

Ijeoma Oluo
Nov 13, 2016 · 5 min read
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Don’t make me look for your symbol of support. Show it in your words and deeds.

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I questioned why the most popular act of solidarity would be silent.

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Telling a black woman that she was wrong to question white people is kind of the opposite of racial solidarity.

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