Choice is Good; Justice is Better Addendum

Now that you’ve listened to our latest episode about the language surrounding reproductive justice, Choice is good, Justice is better with Mary-Caitlyn Valentinsson (you can also find her on Twitter: @mary_caitlyn), here are some resources to check out re: reproductive rights, reproductive justice, and abortion. Sister Song WOC Reproductive Justice Collective defines Reproductive Justice as “the human right to maintain … Continue reading Choice is Good; Justice is Better Addendum

Water is Life Addendum: The Diné Bizaad (Navajo) Verb

As noted on Episode 42: Water is Life, the verb in Diné Bizaad is quite complicated. For example: ch’íshidiniɫdazh ‘someone jerked me outdoors’ This verb is made up of a stem (-dazh) and a bunch of prefixes (things attached to the front of something).                                                                                                          verb stem ch’í                             shi       di                       … Continue reading Water is Life Addendum: The Diné Bizaad (Navajo) Verb

Addendum: On the Basis of Voice

On the latest episode of The Vocal Fries, Megan and Carrie talk with Kelly Wright, PhD student at the University of Michigan, about housing discrimination via dialect discrimination. You can find more information about Kelly on her website, and you can follow her on Twitter @raciolinguistic. Listen to her speak about accent and advancement in the American workplace … Continue reading Addendum: On the Basis of Voice