The Revolution Will Not Be Funded

by Contributing Writer Jaden Janak Thirteen years ago, INCITE! Women of Color Against Violence, an organization dedicated to ending state and state sanctioned violence against Black and Brown communities, released a groundbreaking anthology titled, The Revolution Will Not Be Funded (Duke University Press). In it, the authors illustrate how the ever-expanding non-profit sector has attemptedContinue reading “The Revolution Will Not Be Funded”

The Dangers of the White Savior and Respectability Politics in Local Community Activism

by Executive Editor Timantha Norman Upon leaving the City Council panel discussion on police accountability in our city, spurred on by Demanding a JusTulsa (a collective of community advocates assembled by Dr. Tiffany Crutcher) this past September, I was somewhat puzzled and, frankly, angered by the largely self-congratulatory tone of several white City Counselors inContinue reading “The Dangers of the White Savior and Respectability Politics in Local Community Activism”