Tami

Goodbye and thank you

I can’t believe how quickly these two weeks have passed. There are at least two original posts that I had hoped to write, but now, alas, my time as a guest blogger is up. I have enjoyed contributing to this community. I think I’ve been cured of lurking and will be a real participant here […]

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Marginalized folks shouldn’t always have to be “the bigger persons”

originally published September 2009 on What Tami Said Teaching moments are wonderful, but I think that no marginalized person is obligated to swallow justified hurt and anger to better “teach” the privileged or “squash” the mess or racism. That people of color are nearly always asked to do so in the face of prejudice is […]

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