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David Lo Pun

“Whiteness positions itself as the the light of reason. That’s the colonial idea…it see’s itself as bringing technology, bringing enlightened thought, ya know The Enlightenment to all of us. And when you have discussion with people from that position…you are not perceived as logical. I can’t have that conversation. I refuse to have it. All it will be used to do is hurt and harm me.”

 

Image of David Lo PunDavid Lo-Pun is a Chinese-Australian educator in the trade union movement, previously working in the publishing industry. He tweets mostly about anti-racism, dismantling white supremacist systems, diaspora culture, food and nerdy things.”

 

 

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