Now, Benny was no eejit. He wasn’t expecting the Tunisian nationals to be Irish. What he did expect was darkish people with Irishy personalities.

That was not what he got.

The Tunisians weren’t interested in conforming to Benny’s preconceptions. They stubbornly insisted on being themselves.

If you’d combat bigotry, use honest language and call things out for what they really are.

Urging an organization to be inclusive is not an attack. It’s progress.

Beneath the armor of skin/and/bone/and/mind
most of our colors are amazingly the same.

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