Week In Summary: #BlackLivesMatter, NASA, and Pokémon

Welcome to another curated list of interesting stuff that I’ve discovered online this week. It’s a bit longer than usual but a lot of stuff has happened that I think needs to feature, so without further ado… Continue reading Week In Summary: #BlackLivesMatter, NASA, and Pokémon

So, You’ve Been Called A Racist…

Yesterday after news that more people in the United Kingdom voted to Leave the European Union than had voted to Remain, I found myself in the bizarre position of trying to explain to a small group of people that just because they were Leave voters and they were not racist didn’t mean that racism wasn’t an issue. It was almost like a scene from a film in which the director is trying to make a point about white privilege. “It’s about something more than immigration” one white woman moaned, “and I’m not racist. How dare they say I’m racist?” Continue reading So, You’ve Been Called A Racist…