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As monuments to the Confederacy fall and police caught on tape using excessive force against people of color are facing swifter investigations and justice than they have historically, it’s possible to dare to hope that America is finally ready to deal with the poisonous fruits of its racist past.

However, while the anger we witness daily on the streets is both understandable and long overdue, anger alone is no cure for either racism or any of its associated ills. Nor is it sustainable. These past few years have been nothing if not exhausting. …

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Craig Axford

US citizen residing in British Columbia, Canada. Degrees include anthropology and environmental studies. Activism, politics, science, nature.

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