Trying to Navigate, Willing to Fight

Donna Scott,
Seattle, WA.

I’m passionate about social justice, but I sense the amount of space that I take up, as a white person. I noticed race early on (I’m thinking I noticed it in Kindergarten, I was one of two white kids at my school of ~300) and I’ve been trying my best to learn. I feel my narrative isn’t important in this fight, but I want to speak up when I see an injustice. I’m never certain when speaking up will be speaking over voices of color or when I’m taking up room in spaces of color.

 

Trying to Navigate, Willing to Fight

Donna Scott,
Seattle, WA.

I’m passionate about social justice, but I sense the amount of space that I take up, as a white person. I noticed race early on (I’m thinking I noticed it in Kindergarten, I was one of two white kids at my school of ~300) and I’ve been trying my best to learn. I feel my narrative isn’t important in this fight, but I want to speak up when I see an injustice. I’m never certain when speaking up will be speaking over voices of color or when I’m taking up room in spaces of color.

Trying to Navigate, Willing to Fight

Donna Scott,
Seattle, WA.

I’m passionate about social justice, but I sense the amount of space that I take up, as a white person. I noticed race early on (I’m thinking I noticed it in Kindergarten, I was one of two white kids at my school of ~300) and I’ve been trying my best to learn. I feel my narrative isn’t important in this fight, but I want to speak up when I see an injustice. I’m never certain when speaking up will be speaking over voices of color or when I’m taking up room in spaces of color.

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