by Prosy Abarquez-Delacruz, J.D.
“Racism is a physical experience. The soul is part of the body. The mind is part of the body. When folks do physical violence to black people, to black bodies in this country, the soul as we construe it is damaged too, the mind is damaged too.” — Ta-Nehisi Coates, as quoted by Jenny Kutner, 2015.