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The Revolution of Black Mothering: Confronting a future that doesn’t always include us

When I would ask for help, people first looked at what they thought I had in order to measure if I was worthy of the effort.

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“Laughing barrels” and the defiant spirit of Black laughter

I'm so glad and relieved to have learned of laughing barrels, and to have been reminded of the tradition of Black laughter as resistance and survival.

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‘Seeking for the Lost’ and the project of finding each other as a misplaced people

As we move further into the after years of the Trans Atlantic Slave Trade, the lineage of finding, as an action of rebellion, is unavoidable.

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We need Restorative Justice in our schools, not more police

The school-to-prison pipeline ensures that Black children are ushered into prisons, having already experienced their campuses as one.

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BYP x AirGo

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