17 Myths about Being a Good Ally

A Debunking

Jake Orlowitz
Jun 23, 2019 · 9 min read
  1. An ally is a good person with the right views

An ally does the right things that help people who need it. Having progressive politics and being able to espouse the theory behind them is really neither here-nor-there when it comes do allyship. Allyship, as many before have wisely said, is about action. Ally is a verb. It’s not an identity or a philosophy or a…