10 steps to non-optical allyship

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1. Understand what optical allyship is

2. Check in on your black friends, family, partners, loved ones and colleagues

3. Be prepared to do the work

4. Read up on antiracist works

5. Avoid sharing content which is traumatic

6. Donate to funds and support initiatives

7. Do not centre this narrative around yourself

8. Keep supporting after the outrage

9. Stop supporting organisations that promote hate

10. Start your long-term strategy

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James Arthur Cattell

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