The enormous revolution in black consciousness which has occurred in your generation, my dear sister, means the beginning or the end of America. Some of us, white and black, know how great a price has already been paid to bring into existence a new consciousness, a new people, an unprecedented nation. If we know, and do nothing, we are worse than the murderers hired in our name.
The inclusion of marginalized identities and experiences without decentering dominant narratives is an understanding of diversity that leaves oppressive structures intact, and in fact, insulates them from criticism.
Because I live in the land of medication-shaming, where my needing pills for mental-health issues denotes weakness and a desire to check out rather than deal.
Bisexuality is booming, with the number of people who bed men and women more than doubling, a study says.