Jackie Summers calls his mom a badass because she lives on her own terms. His mom says she’s just living. Either way, she’s a wise one!
This is my America: people letting people be people.
“What just happened?” The court-appointed lawyer repeated Jackie Summers words, then replied tersely. “You got f***ed.”
When opportunities for social change present themselves, embrace them.
Jackie Summers, on how a few words at the end of a love affair can send one into a free fall.
Why we continually upgrade our humanity.
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How about we resolve to end racism, sexism, heteronormativity, patriarchy, and income inequality?
Remember my voice. I’m the crazy one: the misfit, the outcast. I’m the uncle that you’ll call when you’re in a pinch.
Don’t look away. This conversation will never be comfortable, but comfortable people never changed the world.
If we can figure out how to make racism unprofitable, we just might make steps towards eliminating systemic inequity.
Jackie Summers loves his country, but he holds those he loves accountable for their actions.
Fish don’t know what water is until they are no longer surrounded by it. Try imagining that for a moment.
We’re scared to have our opinions challenged, Jackie Summers writes, but we need to keep having the conversations.
It’s on all of us. We are America. Let’s form a more perfect union. Together.
You cannot be neutral to oppression and be a good person.