Tiffany Martinez writes beautifully (in all her very own words) about discrimination in the ivory tower.  And it happens in K-12, too.

“This morning, my professor handed me back a paper (a literature review) in front of my entire class and exclaimed “this is not your language.”… The entire field of academia is broken and erases the narratives of people like me. We all have work to do to fix the lack of diversity and understanding among marginalized communities. We all have work do to.”

Read her post here…

 

https://vivatiffany.wordpress.com/2016/10/27/academia-love-me-back/comment-page-3/#comment-150

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