Day: September 12, 2008

Troy Davis

UPDATE 2: Speechless. UPDATE: Some people are having trouble getting through, receiving message instead that says “the mailbox is full.” The good news is the reason for this — they’re just getting too many calls! If you keep trying, you…

A Little More Discussion on Privilege

So, earlier in the week, I dropped an email to Cara asking if Feministe had covered exactly what privilege is. It’s a word that is often used (to varying degrees of effectiveness) and often maligned privately in counter blog posts…

Shall We Talk About Privilege

Hey you in the back row with the unacknowledged privilege, I am talking to you.  That’s right, I am pointing my long black finger at you. It is time to listen up and learn.  Privilege is an extremely loaded word. …

Stuck In The Middle

Continuing on with the theme of privilege, today I am cross posting something I wrote in May.  I thought about writing and updated version but I don’t believe that I can improve upon my original commentary. As a Woc I…