Systemic Transformation + Personal Transformation = Progress
It is one year and one week since George Floyd was murdered by a racist police officer. The intervening period has seen large scale protest around the world and a long overdue awakening of white people to the injustices that people of colour are subject to. This has resulted in soul searching around the legacy of colonialism and slavery, and efforts…
George Floyd Murder One Year On – What’s Changed?
A year ago, I wrote an article for Forbes called “pass the mic”. I discussed how increased consciousness in white people was welcome, but only insofar as it prompted policy changes, less racism and more justice. So, one year on, how are we doing? Policy changes In the US there have been some policy developments in…