Tagged: racism

Making Our Dojangs Safer Places

Participation in martial arts builds camaraderie, trust, and community.  It’s a place where all kinds of people from all kinds of backgrounds come together and get physical.  Martial arts can be dangerous, and the dojang culture can be tricky to...

[Advice] Dealing With Sexist, Racist Jerks

[Advice] Dealing With Sexist, Racist Jerks

One of the other students at my school is always making sexist or racist comments or jokes, and I hate it.  What makes it worse is that our instructor either just lets it go, or actually laughs at the jokes....