Interest group: QTPOC

In the second installment of our new advice column aimed at answering questions to help white LGBTQ people become more knowledgeable comrades to queer and trans people of color, Dr. Sami Schalk tackles cultural appropriation in language.

What are microaggressions, anyway, and why are they harmful especially to people with intersecting minority identities? Guest writer Sarah Stouffer-Lerch offers insight and tips.

In this installment of the Dear Queer White People advice column, Dr. Sami Schalk looks at how white folks take up space in social settings, and QTPOC-specific spaces in particular.