Lots of people don’t even realize they’re doing the subtle acts of discrimination called microaggressions.
These young people from SheKnows Media’s Hatch program thoughtfully share their own personal stories to break down what microaggressions are, the harm they cause, and what you can do about it.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- No, You’re Not Imagining It: 3 Ways Racial Microaggressions Sneak into Our Lives
- 6 Ways to Respond to Sexist Microaggressions in Everyday Conversations
SheKnows Media’s Hatch program creates content for grown-ups, made by kids on a mission. This workshop’s mission was to educate parents on the concept of “microaggressions,” defined as a form of unintentional discrimination, and their impact on teens’ self-esteem. Check out their YouTube channel and follow them on Twitter @SheKnows.
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