“White supremacy is the difference between peaceful protestors being met with rubber bullets and tear gas versus protestors openly carrying guns demanding that cities open in a pandemic and being met with silence and no response from police.”
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When the issue bubbled up last year about the fiber community’s ill treatment of POC, I made a commitment to buy a pattern every week from a designer of color. But after a couple months I got distracted. This week I did a search for black knitwear designers and found bipocfiber.com. I have renewed my commitment. Please join me in supporting POC in the fiber community.
Thanks for the link to Madame DeFarge’s list! That is really needed!
Thanks also for that first link – excellent read!
That photo and question/answer made me chuckle out loud!
Thanks for the list! I think you saw I reached out to Carol of ChickenCoop fibers and she is offering a discount with the word :Compassionate for orders . 10% off 🙂
I see you have Carols info on the list! And the I can’t breathe update. Thanks