I am very interested in volunteering with a Roma organization in Europe this summer--specifically in Spain. I am hoping to move back soon (after I graduate with my MA) and would like to be able to…Continue
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It has been a long time since I could be here. I have much work and have had a very bad sickness. I feel like I've been neglectful of things here at Khetanes - and apologize very much for that,
nasvaľuvkerav ... tajsa somas nasvalji, adaďives inke nasvalji. ale, kerav phari buťi.
As a light-skinned Roma woman I am doubting my place as an activist for Roma rights. I enjoy privilege and difference that does not make me an accurate representation of the people on behalf of which I speak. I feel like I am a liar or a sham, or worse… because I have, for all intents and purposes, white skin.
Within my own community, this is not easily accepted. I am called out on a regular basis by other Roma who are angry…Continue
I am meeting with an anthropology professor here at my university this week (I hope). I have guest lectured in her classes several times about Roma Human Rights issues, as well as the Porajmos. I want to ask her if we can make a proposal to the head of the department. I want to be able to teach all the anthropology classes about Roma... if they were to say yes, then I would approach other departments--such as…Continue
I know this is not the primary focus of this site--but at the present time, writing letters is really all I feel I can do in order to help my fellow Roma. This only took a couple of hours--and it will take a couple of dollars to send them.
Really, it's the least I can do. Literally, because I have no other way to help right now.
I took a…Continue