Black people are not your problem to solve. Racism is.
What some would-be allies get wrong
I can’t remember when I had this epiphany, but it was born out of my discomfort with some of the language around ending racism. Some would-be allies can’t help falling into white savior mode, and more than that, they fail to understand where racism comes from and focus only on isolated incidents rather than systems.
Don’t get me wrong; it’…