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“Eye” See Color

Try to engage an adult, especially a white person, in a conversation about race…I guarantee you, the first thing out of their mouth will be, “I don’t see color.” Do you believe that? I sure don’t! The truth is, we … Continue reading

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Seen but not Heard

“No Justice, No Peace!” “Black Lives Matter” “I Can’t Breathe” Do these quotes sound familiar? I’m sure they do if you live in America but what do they actually mean? Over the past few months, the United States has seen … Continue reading

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What Makes Me Different: A note from a young black male school teacher

What Makes Me Different: A Note from a Young Black Male School Teacher He’s a thug, he’s a gangsta, he’s a bully! Often times, these are the labels placed on young black males who’ve been murdered by white men in … Continue reading

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Black or African American?

Do you preferred to be called Black or African American? I’ve been asked this question a number of times over the past few years and my response is always the same, “I’m not from Africa.” Some have even extended their … Continue reading

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