Tagged with trauma

Sexual assault in the media

Sexual assault in the media

There is no one certain way to be a sexual assault survivor and no perfect narrative when it comes to trauma. Even if it seems like dramatic trauma stories are the only way to spotlight the issue, promoting media-created “celebrity stories” can actually hurt outreach to sexual assault survivors and counter healing. Continue reading

What is not diversity

What is not diversity

Three black people (in a room full of white people) is not diversity In my diversity class this week, I said, “I’m afraid to fight the anti-racist fight because I’m worried those who actually experience racism will say, ‘What do you know, white girl?’” My professor says, “and because how hard they’ll push you on … Continue reading