Kevan A. Feshami wrote this article for YES! Magazine. Kevan is a doctoral candidate in the Media Studies Department at the University of Colorado Boulder. He researches the intellectual history and digital activities of white nationalist movements, particularly pertaining to the white genocide myth.
Students in these communities are disproportionately affected by trauma. When they act out, adults with training ask, “Is there anything I can do to help you?” rather than “Why are you acting this way?”