(Content Warning: Some ableist language)
Tired of conversations with people who just don’t “get it” about racism? Sometimes these discussions can create change, but a lot of the time, they’re just plain frustrating.
Akilah Hughes has come up with a name for what you’re dealing with: Racial Discussion Fatigue Syndrome. Check out this short video and you’re sure to get a laugh – and some really useful advice for how to ease the suffering.
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- Here Are the Real Reasons Why We White People Struggle to Admit That Racism Still Exists
- Hey, White People! If You Really Want to Help End Racism, You Need to Invest in Other White People
Akilah Hughes is a UCB trained comedian, YouTuber, and staff writer and producer for Fusion’s pop culture section. Formerly at MTV, and a writer everywhere — you can almost always find her waxing poetic about memes and using too many emojis. Check out herYouTube channel and follow her on Twitter @AkilahObviously.