Why Intersectionality Can’t Wait, by Kimberlé Crenshaw in the Washington Post (from September 2015)

“Mere words won’t change the way that some people — the less-visible members of political constituencies — must continue to wait for leaders, decision-makers and others to see their struggles. In the context of addressing the racial disparities that still plague our nation, activists and stakeholders must raise awareness about the intersectional dimensions of racial injustice that must be addressed to enhance the lives of all youths of color.”



Lessons about Social Justice from Harry Potter

Okay, a little feel good news at the end of the week… Also, a comment on the complexity of diversity issues (when taken with the Cho Chang video from earlier in the week)…