A friend just told me her office, in addition to other constructive action, is giving all Black employees (and I believe other employees of color) three days of paid, restorative leave.

It's still gross to quantify bereavement like it's beans, but it is a start.

I really appreciate that you wrote this. I am sorry, enraged, and doubling down on my working to dismantle white supremacy.

I’m a 50-something bohemian with a mountain of debt and regrets. Can I dig out before it’s all over? I brake for poets.

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