Having an imaginary conversation with my grand-kids about George Floyd’s murder helped me sort thgouth and make sense of this.
The 2017 Oscar nominees and awardees are more diverse than in recent years. Four of the nominated films bring issues of racial bias and privilege out loud and clear. Will they open our eyes?
The horrific events of police violence last week made me think of bias and “isms.” Were these acts racist? Or were they the product of unconscious racial bias – and stereotypes?