“Wellness lesson of the day: Challenge your preconceived notions rooted in fear. You and the world will be better for it. ” #dangerousblackkids
In the wake of the Michael Dunn trial, a new thread on Twitter is challenging us to examine our constructs of black kids. The impact of racism and race-based microaggressions, assumptions and stereotypes leads to psychological harm not only to those oppressed but also to those who benefit from the oppression. Check out Twitter and author/activist Tim Wise to learn more.