So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo | Buddy Read

Our Thoughts Alia I first heard about So You Want to Talk About Race from a person I follow on Twitter, who used it as part of his own anti-racism reading in the past. It is a book that addresses, chapter by chapter, common questions/concerns that people (often white people) have when it comes to […]

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Our 2020 Reading Rush TBR

This is the year we are going to join the Reading Rush! We know that we probably won’t be able to read all our picks but fingers crossed!

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Thoughts on Canada Day

When we were younger, Alia and I loved to celebrate Canada Day because of the busyness of downtown Ottawa. Canadian artists! Fireworks! GIANT CROWDS! Nowadays, it’s turned into a reflection on the years of colonial history and systemic racism towards Indigenous peoples that many Canadians still refuse to acknowledge. We have lots of work to […]

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June 2020 | Monthly Favourites

Alia’s Picks Song: Since I’ve been working from home due to COVID-19, it feels like my Spotify is constantly blasting music. I’ve been trying out a bunch of different playlists on Spotify to diversify my playlist but I do have a bad habit to listening to the same song on repeat. This month I’ve been […]

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