Arielle Rosenthal, a talented Civil Society engagement 2020 Intern of ours explores the bias and racist elements of her small town... exploring the misconception of middle America's benevolent communities.
she dives into the point of views of both sides of this coin...
"it was a jarring moment to realize that I, like many others, have been a bystander to the racist actions by fellow community members. Our school system, which is meant to be a safe and supportive space, is a nightmare for our Black, Indigenous and People of Colour (BIPOC) peers."
She explores elements like common misconceptions, built in biases all wile highlighter her personal journey and involvement in this system.
Read her blog and learn how to take action in your community.