Tag: race

Cow photo by Ineke Van Rossum
Posted in Fiction Yes It's F-ing Political

The Cow and The Ox – a story about the illusion of racial privilege

Once upon a time, there was a cow and an ox. The farmer decided that since the cow was weaker though her milk was sweeter, he would milk the cow. Since the ox was stronger, he decided to use the ox to pull his plow and cart. When the ox was out working, and the…

Posted in Social Issues Spirit Yes It's F-ing Political

Spiritual Stockholm Syndrome

Last night, I had a dream that pretty much encapsulated my true feelings about the eurocentric brand of Christianity. It began like most of my family road trip dreams do.  My parents, brothers and I are going along a country road.  Dad is driving, and Mom is smiling, and my younger brothers and I are…