Characteristics of an Ally

Becoming an Ally/What is an Ally? An ally is a member of the advantaged social group who takes a stand against social injustice directed at targeted groups (Whites who speak out against racism, men who are anti-sexist). An ally works to be an agent of social change rather than an agent of oppression. When a…

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Memorial Day and the War at Home

Earlier this week we celebrated Memorial Day. It is a day of remembrance for everyone who has died serving in the American armed forces. The holiday originated during and after the Civil War. The definition of “war” according to Merriam-Webster: A state or period of fighting between countries or groups; A situation in which people…

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