The Work is unlearning all our phobias + traumas + biases,
being confronted with hurtful +honest truths.
The Work is hard + enduring + 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 colour 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