How to not be a “Karen”: Managing the tensions of antiracist allyship

Yara Mekawi
Jun 20, 2020 · 8 min read

by Danyelle Dawson, Yara Mekawi, & Natalie N. Watson-Singleton

Dear White Allies,

Engaging in antiracist work is complicated. An increasing number of you are trying to do more and trying to listen more, and in that process, become exposed to a variety of ideas about what you can “do” to support Black folks and other…