por José M. López Sierra – New York City
Students held a forum at City College on Tuesday, October 3, 2017, to discuss how identity labels given to us by our oppressors impede in correcting the wrongs of institutionalized racial discrimination in the United States. Click on the following link to see our video: https://youtu.be/ObG6jVSEmaY
Just like you could never cure yourself from cancer until you admit that you have that condition, it is important that we use correct words to effectively communicate. If you don’t, you will never be able to solve your problems.
The first step to liberation is liberating your mind. That is difficult to do, because the oppressor has brainwashed you so you don’t. It is totally on you to get informed. This is why this kind of forum is critical to empowering the people to one day control their own destiny.