Tag: #tolerance

RAPE CULTURE

WHAT IS THIS I have written about this in the past, but for this topic I want to cover where it may have come from in society. Because I grew up never hearing about this phrase until I became an adult. So, to me,… Continue Reading “RAPE CULTURE”

RACIAL DISCOMFORT: WHY BLACK AND WHITE PEOPLE FEEL UNCOMFORTABLE IN EACH OTHER’S SPACES

“Still discomfort after a few hundred years.” so so uncomfortable Black and White, the two constructs that have kept America in social strife for the past few hundred years. And still to this day there is this discomfort within both communities. But when you… Continue Reading “RACIAL DISCOMFORT: WHY BLACK AND WHITE PEOPLE FEEL UNCOMFORTABLE IN EACH OTHER’S SPACES”

DYING SENTIMENT OR THRIVING HATRED: HOW MUCH OF MY ETHNICITY REALLY PLAYS A ROLE IN MY SUCCESS

“Sins of the past don’t have to be the future.” The above photo is of a woman by the name of Vivian Malone. Vivian Malone was the first African American student to register for classes at the University of Alabama as an undergraduate student.… Continue Reading “DYING SENTIMENT OR THRIVING HATRED: HOW MUCH OF MY ETHNICITY REALLY PLAYS A ROLE IN MY SUCCESS”

COLORBLIND OPTIONS: WHY IT’S HARD FOR ME TO DATE INTERRACIALLY

“I commend those who can do so.” Living in New York City, you become accustomed to seeing interracial relationships. But me myself, I have never been in one. Not because I am not attracted to a woman of another group, but because of the… Continue Reading “COLORBLIND OPTIONS: WHY IT’S HARD FOR ME TO DATE INTERRACIALLY”

ACCEPTANCE VERSUS TOLERANCE: HOW DO YOU WANT TO BE RESPECTED

“I want love by choice not force.” In America today, more than ever we are stressing the tolerance of other groups of people. People who you may not agree with, yet you leave them to their own devices to be them. Me on the… Continue Reading “ACCEPTANCE VERSUS TOLERANCE: HOW DO YOU WANT TO BE RESPECTED”