Happy Birthday, Dejah, from Osime Brown’s Mother – #NoDejahVu

Editor’s note: Osime Brown is a 21-year-old autistic Black man who was sentenced to five years in prison for trying to stop a street robbery. Upon his release in October, he is scheduled for deportation to Jamaica where he has not been since he was four. He has no one there to help him with […]


Children can be cruel, naturally, and sometimes adults reinforce those messages instead of trying to encourage kindness and collectivism.

Call-Out Culture and Learned Helplessness

A group of girls, standing outside, bullying a young adult woman by calling her out.

It is those who seize power and control via their continued privileges who often become the spokespeople of a given minority group. Call-out culture needs to be called out because it has become a tool of oppressors.