Entries by Marilyn Nash

Day 14 | Part of Me Stayed Behind

“Standing by the now-dilapidated Bryant’s Grocery, I was confronted by my own legacy as a white woman—our generations of complicity in racial violence. Pulled in by the unreconciled truth of that place, I believe part of me stayed behind.” 

Day 28: Perspectives That Bind Us

Racial justice demands that we break forth from the perspectives that bind us and others, questioning images and narratives in the systems around us.

Keeping Vigil with Wisdom

Our mistake is thinking we are only helping others by dismantling racism; the truth is that standards and systems of white supremacy harm all of us.