Posts that contain books by author ‘ internalized racist oppression ’


Which one will you pick? Calling out the fallacy of the Black/White Racial Binary Paradigm, Part III.

Tweet A native of Puerto Rico, Jessica identifies as a “1.5 generation Queer ESL Latina of Puerto Rican descent.” She works as a consultant and core/organizer trainer for Crossroads. Jessica holds a BA in Criminal Justice and Master degrees in Theological Studies and Divinity. In this final post, I am reflecting on the two remaining […]


Which one will you pick? Calling out the fallacy of the Black/White Racial Binary Paradigm, Part II.

Tweet A native of Puerto Rico, Jessica identifies as a “1.5 generation Queer ESL Latina of Puerto Rican descent.” She works as a consultant and core/organizer trainer for Crossroads. Jessica holds a BA in Criminal Justice and Master degrees in Theological Studies and Divinity. Today, I am reflecting of the first three dynamics the Black/White […]


Which one will you pick? Calling out the fallacy of the Black/White Racial Binary Paradigm, Part I.

Tweet A native of Puerto Rico, Jessica identifies as a “1.5 generation Queer ESL Latina of Puerto Rican descent.” She works as a consultant and core/organizer trainer for Crossroads. Jessica holds a BA in Criminal Justice and Masters degrees in Theological Studies and Divinity. I still remember the question: Which one will you pick? It […]


The Black-White Binary Obfuscates and Distorts: Why the Antiracism Movement Must Reject It.

Tweet If I could change ONE THING that would have unprecedented impact on racial justice, racial equity and antiracism, I would change the way the United States “thinks” and “talks” about race. Because the way we typically think and talk about race, has no basis in the reality of how this country actually DOES race. The […]


The Power of Our Shared Stories

Tweet [vimeo http://vimeo.com/84832004] Crossroads community gathers each summer at an Advanced Organizers Training to exchange ideas, to learn about new developments in Crossroads’ power analysis and methodology, and to build relationships. In 2013, Crossroads asked some members of its community to prepare 5-10 minute talks in the style of Ignite Talks. Crossroads core organizer and trainer, […]