Social Justice

The history of liberty may be different than what we grew up believing. As adults, we need to learn to fact-check, listen, and ask questions. If we don't use our liberty, we could lose it. #liberty #elections2020 #selfcare #Self-careSunday #IMM #voting #vote #politicians

If You Want to Keep Your Liberty, You Have to Vote

The history of liberty may be different than what we grew up believing. As adults, we need to learn to fact-check, listen, and ask questions. If we don’t use our liberty, we could lose it. #liberty #elections2020 #selfcare #Self-careSunday #IMM #voting #vote #politicians #socialmedia #politics #politicalparty

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The Preamble to the Consitution starts with We the People, but what exactly does that mean to us today? Do we really want all the people to enjoy the same liberty that we do? #freedom #4thofJuly #socialjustice #sallyhemings #thomasjefferson #slavery #offroading #mudbog #politics #antiracist

Why the People Need to Understand Liberty for All

The Preamble to the Consitution starts with We the People, but what exactly does that mean to us today? Do we really want all the people to enjoy the same liberty that we do? #freedom #4thofJuly #socialjustice #sallyhemings #thomasjefferson #slavery #offroading #mudbog #politics #antiracist

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What is an own voices author? Someone who lives on the margin because of their race or ethnicity who writes about what it's really like. Why read 'about' life as a minority from a white man when you can read about life as a minority from a Native American, Black, or Vietnamese person? #ownvoices #teacher #amreading

Don’t Miss These Two Important Books from Own Voices Authors

What is an own voices author? Someone who lives on the margin because of their race or ethnicity who writes about what it’s really like. Why read ‘about’ life as a minority from a white man when you can read about life as a minority from a Native American, Black, or Vietnamese person? #ownvoices #teacher #amreading

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Looking for books that illustrate other cultures, cultural sensitivity, and the struggles that minorities face in the United States? Check out these three books by #ownvoices authors. #teachres #librarians #parents #amreading

Books Highlighting Problems Minorities Face for Kids and Young Adults

Looking for books that illustrate other cultures, cultural sensitivity, and the struggles that minorities face in the United States? Check out these three books by #ownvoices authors. #teachres #librarians #parents #amreading

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How are you navigating the controversies surrounding racism and racist behavior? Feeling adrift and full of anger? Maybe these tips will help you gain perspective. #racism #antiracist #blacklivesmatter #ally #Justice #socialjustice

How to Handle the Current Controversies Surrounding Racism

How are you navigating the controversies surrounding racism and racist behavior? Feeling adrift and full of anger? Maybe these tips will help you gain perspective. #racism #antiracist #blacklivesmatter #ally #Justice #socialjustice

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I won't stay at home tomorrow, even though I've never joined a protest of any kind, and never marched for a cause, the time has come to protest in peace. #protest #peace #blacklivesmatter #socialjustice #justice #8cantwait #fmfparty

Why I Won’t Stay at Home (Even if it Scares Me)

A Lesson I Don’t Want to Teach “Whatever you do, if the police stop you, remember to act with respect. Stay where you are and don’t run.” “What if they stop me for no reason,” a student replied. “That’s stupid and why should I respect them?” “Good question,” I replied. “I don’t have the answer. But I do know that if you value your life, you need to act compliant. Unfortunately, we live in a world where people judge you…

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What is normal? For years, I never thought about the fact that I'm white, and have a lot of privilege conferred on me. My white privilege seemed as comfortable as my skin. These days, my privilege makes me itch and want to do something to change my world. #privilege #socialjustice #runwithmaud #justice #whiteprivilege

Why My Normal Life is Full of White Privilege

What is normal? For years, I never thought about the fact that I’m white, and have a lot of privilege conferred on me. My white privilege seemed as comfortable as my skin. These days, my privilege makes me itch and want to do something to change my world. #privilege #socialjustice #runwithmaud #justice #whiteprivilege

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I started to write about goal-setting and avocations today, but it didn't happen. Coronavirus got in the way. Instead, I offer my thoughts on reacting and reaching out (in a social-distancing kind of way, of course). #socialdistancing #avocation #goalsetting #love #pandemic

Love in the Time of Coronavirus

I started to write about goal-setting and avocations today, but it didn’t happen. Coronavirus got in the way. Instead, I offer my thoughts on reacting and reaching out (in a social-distancing kind of way, of course). #socialdistancing #avocation #goalsetting #love #pandemic

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