Confessions of a Broke Grad Student

I'd like to be a psychologist...eventually...

Understanding Racism in Multicultural Counseling: Main Lesson

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Blind means not being able to see things. I don’t want to be blind. I want to see things clearly, even if they make me uncomfortable. As a therapist I need to be able to hear and “see” everything my client is communicating on many different levels. I can’t afford to be blind to anything….

You’re tired of hearing about it? Think about how fucking exhausting it is living it.

—Jon Stewart regarding racism.  (via anotherwellkeptsecret)

msnbc:

Family, friends at funeral remember Michael Brown

Ron Davis, the father of Jordan Davis, a black teen who was unarmed when he was fatally shot in Florida two years ago, arrived with Cephus Johnson, the uncle of Oscar Grant, who was killed by a police officer in Oakland, California, on New Year’s Day in 2009. Film director Spike Lee, Rev. Al Sharpton, and Missouri lawmakers Claire McCaskill and Maria Chappelle-Nadal were among those in attendance.