Author Archives: jordanliterature

About jordanliterature

I am a school teacher, author, and motivational speaker.

Colin Kaepernick: What’s Really Going On?

A year ago when Colin Kaepernick decided to take a knee during the San Francisco 49ers preseason game against the Green Bay Packers, I questioned his timing and reasoning. I believe we all have the right to protest and boycott, … Continue reading

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America’s Team…Says Who?

Entering training camp this summer, the Dallas Cowboys have added another opponent to their 2017 schedule—the legal system. Ezekiel Elliott has been dealing with domestic violence allegations, Damien Wilson was arrested for aggravated assault, Nolan Carroll was arrested for driving … Continue reading

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Grown & Sexy…in the Workplace?

Last week, I heard an interesting discussion on the radio about professional dress in the workplace. A woman was upset because she was criticized for wearing an outfit that “showed her curves.” She argued that it wasn’t fair for her … Continue reading

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Stop Supporting Your Enemies

“The first black…” “The first black man…” “The first black female…” “The first female…” Barack Obama was the first black president of the United States. Gabby Douglas was the first African American woman to win the all-around gold in the … Continue reading

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Yes to Domestic Violence…No to Protesting

“All my years being in the league, I never received more emotional mail from people than I did about that issue. If any of your players ever do that, we are never coming to another Giants game.” New York Giants owner … Continue reading

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What You Should and Shouldn’t Post on Social Media

This morning, I was greeted with posts on my Facebook timeline with friends and family members threatening others about deleting anyone who shared the horrific video of the senseless shooting that took place in Cleveland yesterday. Mr. Robert Godwin’s life … Continue reading

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Who are you voting for?

“What I’m hearing from families all across the country is” “The American People” “The Middle Class” “We need stronger leadership in Washington” “Let me be clear” Do these phrases sound familiar to you? Let’s just say, if you can master … Continue reading

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