Not a surprise, this is a brilliant piece. I hope It leads some white people to wake up and see things (and other people of all colors. And themselves.) as they really are, and stop making everything about the perceived personal cost.

That which elevates those groups historically disenfranchised elevates humanity as a whole. We should all celebrate and endorse those changes as forward momentum, and necessary growth, crucial to the survival of the human species at large.

I still don’t know what I want to be when I grow up, but I know I want it to be spelled right and punctuated correctly. I guess that’s something.

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