What is The Work?February 19, 2019
The Work is unlearning all our phobias and traumas and biases,
being confronted with hurtful and honest truths.
The Work is hard, enduring, and embarrassing, but it needs to
“Amidst every conversation about Nice White People feeling silenced by conversations about race, there is a sort of ironic and glaring lack of understanding or empathy for those of us who have been visibly marked out as different for our entire lives, and live the consequences. It’s truly a lifetime of self-censorship that people of color have to live. The options are: speak your truth and face the reprisal, or bite your tongue and get ahead in life.” -Reni Eddo-Lodge