Saturday, January 22, 2011

Sometimes It's the Little Things...

Whether it's racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, ableism or any other "ism," institutionalized oppression can be hard to see on a grand scale. But when we look at the little things--assumptions, offhand comments, advertisements--it's easier to identify the forces that privilege some groups over others.

The blog Microaggressions collects those small expressions of inequality that hint at something bigger.

Click here to see the blog and email Microaggressions at microaggressions@gmail.com to share your thoughts/experiences.

Warning: Some of the information and comments posted on this blog might be triggering.
-mm

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