• Yes, people like Kristof and Oprah, bring critical attention to some of the worlds’ most deeply disgusting and heart-wrenching problems–but they do it at a cost. They directly benefit from the power relations that perpetuate those problems and the solutions attached to them. A knee-jerk reaction to this critique may be, “at least they are doing [...]

  • Annis commented on the blog post What We Missed   2 years, 3 months ago · View

    About “Zwarte Piet” – I live in a neighboring country and I’ve always been told at home and in school that he’s white during the year but on the night of 5 December he helps Sinterklaas, our equivalent of Santa, climb down chimneys all over the world to place Sinterklaas’ gifts for kids in front [...]

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