How is everyone? We are around that time of the year where Christmas is right around the corner and everyone is getting giddy and excited about Christmas. Well, in the case of the Dutch they are getting ready to first celebrate Zwarte Piet. And what do you know? There is actually racism in the Netherlands even though they try really hard to portray themselves as tolerant. But what do you know, they really were not tolerant at all especially when it came to their racist tradition.
Good afternoon Tomodachi’s,
Nothing grinds my gear more than hearing someone say “why does everything have to be about race?” If you truly believe that everything in this world does not involve race and [in many cases religion] then you are either:
- Completely blind to other’s plights;
It does not affect you so you do not want to know or do not care to know;
You are in denial.
I hope today was a good day for you all and that it continues to be a good day for you. In today’s blog post I wanted to briefly get some things off of my chest. It is my blog, after all, and that is partially the purpose why I started it up beside wanting to share my poetry and writing. Continue reading