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Whiteness as default

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<p>I’m guessing that a two-minute video produced a student homecoming committee was not meant to appear in The New York Times in this way. And yet, in 2020, here we are again: Still discussing race as it exists in America, and grappling with the realities of our racial condition from one decade to the next.</p><p> <a href="https://leoji.blog/2020/01/01/whiteness-as-default/" class="read-more">▸ Read more. <span class="screen-reader-text"> “Whiteness as default”</span></a></p>

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<p>Troy, wondering if he gets treats. (He does not.)</p> <p><a href="https://i1.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/035eecc5b6.jpg?ssl=1"><img src="https://i1.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/035eecc5b6.jpg?resize=399%2C600&ssl=1" width="399" height="600" alt style="height: auto;" class="sunlit_image jetpack-lazy-image" data-recalc-dims="1" data-lazy-src="https://i1.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/035eecc5b6.jpg?resize=399%2C600&is-pending-load=1#038;ssl=1" srcset="data:image/gif;base64,R0lGODlhAQABAIAAAAAAAP///yH5BAEAAAAALAAAAAABAAEAAAIBRAA7" loading="lazy"/><noscript><img src="https://i1.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/035eecc5b6.jpg?resize=399%2C600&ssl=1" width="399" height="600" alt="" style="height: auto;" class="sunlit_image" data-recalc-dims="1" /></noscript></a></p>

I did an art

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<p>Finally figured out how to get him to like me</p> <p>A heating pad</p> <p><a href="https://i2.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/fa1981c230.jpg?ssl=1"><img src="https://i2.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/fa1981c230.jpg?resize=450%2C600&ssl=1" width="450" height="600" alt style="height: auto;" class="sunlit_image jetpack-lazy-image" data-recalc-dims="1" data-lazy-src="https://i2.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/fa1981c230.jpg?resize=450%2C600&is-pending-load=1#038;ssl=1" srcset="data:image/gif;base64,R0lGODlhAQABAIAAAAAAAP///yH5BAEAAAAALAAAAAABAAEAAAIBRAA7" loading="lazy"/><noscript><img src="https://i2.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/fa1981c230.jpg?resize=450%2C600&ssl=1" width="450" height="600" alt="" style="height: auto;" class="sunlit_image" data-recalc-dims="1" /></noscript></a></p>

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<p>Bet it’s been a while since you sent a letter ro request info that should not be faxed or emailed</p> <p><img src="https://i1.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/adc238a6ea.jpg?resize=450%2C600&ssl=1" width="450" height="600" alt data-recalc-dims="1" data-lazy-src="https://i1.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/adc238a6ea.jpg?resize=450%2C600&is-pending-load=1#038;ssl=1" srcset="data:image/gif;base64,R0lGODlhAQABAIAAAAAAAP///yH5BAEAAAAALAAAAAABAAEAAAIBRAA7" class=" jetpack-lazy-image" loading="lazy"/><noscript><img src="https://i1.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/adc238a6ea.jpg?resize=450%2C600&ssl=1" width="450" height="600" alt="" data-recalc-dims="1" /></noscript></p>

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<p>Bet you haven’t sent mail for a while</p> <p><img src="https://i2.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/d418f1c962.jpg?resize=450%2C600&ssl=1" width="450" height="600" alt data-recalc-dims="1" data-lazy-src="https://i2.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/d418f1c962.jpg?resize=450%2C600&is-pending-load=1#038;ssl=1" srcset="data:image/gif;base64,R0lGODlhAQABAIAAAAAAAP///yH5BAEAAAAALAAAAAABAAEAAAIBRAA7" class=" jetpack-lazy-image" loading="lazy"/><noscript><img src="https://i2.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/d418f1c962.jpg?resize=450%2C600&ssl=1" width="450" height="600" alt="" data-recalc-dims="1" /></noscript></p>

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<p>Helllllo!</p> <p><a href="https://i0.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/ee9f531daf.jpg?ssl=1"><img src="https://i0.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/ee9f531daf.jpg?resize=450%2C600&ssl=1" width="450" height="600" alt style="height: auto;" class="sunlit_image jetpack-lazy-image" data-recalc-dims="1" data-lazy-src="https://i0.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/ee9f531daf.jpg?resize=450%2C600&is-pending-load=1#038;ssl=1" srcset="data:image/gif;base64,R0lGODlhAQABAIAAAAAAAP///yH5BAEAAAAALAAAAAABAAEAAAIBRAA7" loading="lazy"/><noscript><img src="https://i0.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/ee9f531daf.jpg?resize=450%2C600&ssl=1" width="450" height="600" alt="" style="height: auto;" class="sunlit_image" data-recalc-dims="1" /></noscript></a></p>

“Embarrassing” and “ridiculous.” I’m not sure if these journalists are describing the Daily Northwestern or themselves.

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<p>After The Daily Northwestern apologized for actions by its student journalists during a recent campus visit by former attorney general Jeff Sessions, the professional journalists began to pile on.</p> <p>Robert Feder, known for his coverage of the Chicago media scene, <a href="https://www.robertfeder.com/2019/11/12/daily-northwestern-nothing-apologize-except-apology/">described the Daily’s editorial as “bizzare” and “embarrassing.”</a></p><p> <a href="https://leoji.blog/2019/11/12/embarrassing-and-ridiculous-im-not-sure-if-these-journalists-are-describing-the-daily-northwestern-or-themselves/" class="read-more">▸ Read more. <span class="screen-reader-text"> ““Embarrassing” and “ridiculous.” I’m not sure if these journalists are describing the Daily Northwestern or themselves.”</span></a></p>

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<p>I was way more enthusiastic about this photo than my cats were. </p> <p><a href="https://i0.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/6010a721bc.jpg?ssl=1"><img src="https://i0.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/6010a721bc.jpg?resize=600%2C450&ssl=1" width="600" height="450" alt style="height: auto;" class="sunlit_image jetpack-lazy-image" data-recalc-dims="1" data-lazy-src="https://i0.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/6010a721bc.jpg?resize=600%2C450&is-pending-load=1#038;ssl=1" srcset="data:image/gif;base64,R0lGODlhAQABAIAAAAAAAP///yH5BAEAAAAALAAAAAABAAEAAAIBRAA7" loading="lazy"/><noscript><img src="https://i0.wp.com/leoji.blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/6010a721bc.jpg?resize=600%2C450&ssl=1" width="600" height="450" alt="" style="height: auto;" class="sunlit_image" data-recalc-dims="1" /></noscript></a></p>

A Hong Konger’s river from America

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<p>There are no guides to identity formation in the midst of crisis. No instructions, no textbooks, and no courses on how to understand your self and your relationship with the world and the various bits therein as things look like they’re falling apart.</p><p> <a href="https://leoji.blog/2019/11/11/a-hong-kongers-river-from-america/" class="read-more">▸ Read more. <span class="screen-reader-text"> “A Hong Konger’s river from America”</span></a></p>