"We’re learning a lot about this thing called Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. This war time disease. This combat fatigue diagnosis. And we read something worth sharing. Fact, urban youth are twice as likely to get Post Traumatic Stress Disorder than soldiers who are coming home from war. So tell me, what’s the difference between homicide in the streets and bloodshed on the battlefields of Iraq. […] The only difference there is between a soldier with PTSD and one of my students with it is that a soldier gets to leave the battlefield, while my kids go home to it."
“As actors, you become an expert at starting over. Every single role brings with it an ignorance and an insecurity, and so you have to approach it with the same curiosity and humility. I’m always nervous. Doesn’t matter how many times I do this. But I remind myself it’s because I care”.
TW: Racism, Dehumanization
Don’t you dare ever tell me skin color doesn’t matter. It does.
Wonder what year this was, and how many times this happened, cause you know this wasn’t the only time it happened.
White sociopathy in full effect.
This is from September of 1955. Those kids are probably still alive. Damn.
But I thought mixed babies got rid of racism. (sarcasm)