Opinion: How can you help? Pay attention, listen, vote

By , Guest Columnist Updated: October 06, 2020 4:00 AM CT | Published: October 06, 2020 4:00 AM CT
Ashleigh Nelson
Guest Columnist

Ashleigh Nelson

Ashleigh Nelson has been a Memphian for more than 16 years. She has a Bachelor’s of Arts in Communication Studies from the University of North Texas and a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from the University of Memphis. Ashleigh is currently serving as the MSN Clinical Placement Coordinator for the Loewenberg College of Nursing at the University of Memphis.

“As a white woman in the remaining months of her thirties, I may not be the demographic that typically fits the bill to talk about allyship but ...Black and Brown Americans are tired, and frankly it’s not their responsibility to make white people better humans.” 

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