Breakthrough Knowledge

I came across a concept recently called “breakthrough knowledge” and I think this has happened to me and changed how…

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Cultural Appropriation or Appreciation?

Cultural appropriation is about ownership of your own culture both individually and as a group.  The cultural melting pot trope…

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Unwelcome Behavior

“When somebody continues to open our old wounds on purpose, they must be told that their behavior is no longer…

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March For Our Lives – My Thoughts

First, I am so impressed with the leadership provided by the Parkland students, especially Emma Gonzalez.  The attempts by gun…

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Civil Rights To Human Rights

Can you believe our government viewed Dr. King’s March on Washington as the potential “sacking” of Washington by Blacks as…

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Addressing Bias and Inaction – Vote

The things you most dislike in other people are often the things you are denying in yourself. Needing to denigrate…

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“Writing Is Always Some Type of Interpretation,” Ta-Nehisi Coates

I am still listening to Ta-Nehisi Coates and just got to “Fear of a Black President.” President Barack Obama is…

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Running While Black (Michael Bennett)

The Las Vegas Police Union Goes in the Gutter to Attack Michael Bennett:  The Las Vegas Police Protective Association’s letter to…

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