The Silence of our Friends

The good news is, Carlesha Freeland Gaither survived. The bad news is– we too often must. The thing about survival is- you just do it, with no thought to the fact that it’s being done. And those outside of you who get to live in the ways you must survive, know nothing...

the questions

In his book Night, Elie Weisel wrote: “He explained to me with great insistence that every question possessed a power that did not lie in the answer.” And that reminds me that the greatest critical thinkers will keep asking questions, so when I decided to mumble to...

what if

Today is white privilege Wednesday… It is a day to encourage white people to look inward and outward to identify and confront a way in which they benefit from white supremacy. #WPW is important because there is so much work to do. My #whiteprivilegewednesday...