Black People Are Canaries in the Coal Mine

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Black People are the Canaries in the Coal Mine Hey, fellow white people: “Black people are the canaries in the coal mine”. So said @Erika_K_Wilson in a reply to @ShaunKing when he shared the video of the white nurse in Salt Lake City who was arrested for protecting her patient’s rights. Y’all white folk aren’t listening to Erika and Shaun, so maybe you’ll listen if another white person says it. Black people are the canaries in the coal mine. See, it’s exactly what Erika said, but now my white skin gives it weight in your brain. And it was true…

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Shaun King’s Injustice Boycott: How Can I Help?

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What is the Injustice Boycott? Shaun King released the details of the Injustice Boycott yesterday, as part of ongoing actions to resist injustices in the Trump administration, and the three situations that he thinks are important and have significant opportunities for change are things I also strongly believe in. I only have the opportunity to share one of the actions, however, because I have long since moved all of my money out of large banks and into a local bank that I am quite pleased with. That leaves me with the task of sharing information about the boycotts on social…

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