I am a Race, Society and Culture writer. I write opinion pieces and personal essays on the Black experience in our society. My articles provide readers with actionable takeaways they can take to aim for change and progression.
5 Destructive Habits That Are Destroying Your Self-Esteem
For many of us, we experience a level of low-self esteem, and for others, they've felt it at one point in their lives. Self-esteem is a person’s overall sense of self-worth or personal value. In other words, how much you appreciate and like yourself. It involves a variety of beliefs about yourself, such as the appraisal of your own appearance, beliefs, emotions, and behaviours.
White Feminism Is Toxic — Here's Why
Society fails to admit and come to terms with the fact that white feminism is concealed in white supremacy. When we look at feminism, it usually has been heavily centred around the white women's experience. It fails to include and acknowledge the ordeals of Black, Indigenous and POC women. By excluding women of other races it leads to the erasure of their individual experiences. Furthermore, manifesting it's the restriction to whiteness and whiteness only and blatantly ignoring intersectionality.
5 Seemingly Harmless Remarks Black Women Are Tired Of Hearing
As black women, we encounter an abundance of remarks that are clearly offensive to us as a whole. However, society doesn't realise that some of the remarks they make towards us are derogatory, when they may think they are harmless in effect.