The Social Justice War on Blacks and Browns

by baldilocks From the University of Washington at Tacoma Writing Center: STATEMENT ON ANTIRACIST AND SOCIAL JUSTICE WORK IN THE WRITING CENTER The writing center works from several important beliefs that are crucial to helping writers write and succeed in a racist society. The racist conditions of our society are not simply a matter of bias or … Continue reading The Social Justice War on Blacks and Browns

Worth and Planting Seeds

by baldilocks In a fascinating and depressing essay on his quest to give black inner city children a taste of classical education, L.E. Ikenga despairs even in the face of gains. From the perspective of most of the [Manhattan] parents, the kids, and Rebecca, the six-week [summer] program was a great success. It introduced black … Continue reading Worth and Planting Seeds