”If not you and me, then who? If not now, then when?” Hillel
In these times, given what is called for to transform fear-based cultures into love-based, healthy, happy, and just ones, is action. Those of us like myself who seek to walk a spiritual path, those who all who wish to live an integral life of morality and honor, we all need to act. We need to bring our gifts into the world to do our part in creating the kind of world that is possible for us to create, one that works for all in a good way.
Towards this end it is vital to recognize the importance of dismantling structural racism build into every institution of our society - educational, healthcare, legal-correctional, banking, and economic, etc. The institutional racism is built on the ideology of white supremacy that has been there since the very beginning of this nation. Overt racist acts are not needed to continue the system that privileges all those of white skin and discriminates and oppresses people of color on a daily basis. The systems work and will continue to work until enough Spiritual Activist Wisdom Warriors step up to make the changes that need to be made recognizing that to do nothing allows the system to continue on benefitting white people and hurting people of color.