And now, it’s time to get your mental corn popping!
Zoe Watkins: George Floyd protests prompted a reckoning over colorism and Afro-Latinx identity. Teen Vogue
Solana Rice has a conversation with Tracey Corder about police abolition. The Forge
Jessica Wong explains how these three teachers bring anti-racist education into the elementary classroom. CBC
Debbie Elliott and Marisa Peñalosa: a century after the race massacre, Tulsa confronts its bloody past. NPR
Karlos K. Hill: photographing the Tulsa massacre of 1921. The Public Domain Review
Gary Younge explains why every single statue should come down. The Guardian
Leslie Nguyen-Okwu: to protect me from America, my parents changed my name without telling me. Harper’s Bazaar
How your gut bacteria control your mood. Dr. Tracey Marks
The Kamloops residential school’s mass gravesite: What we know about the 215 children’s remains, and Canada’s reaction so far. An explainer from The Globe and Mail.
The shocking way your body makes electricity. It’s okay to be smart
It’s like Christmas came early for cosmologists! Dr. Becky
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