You Can Thank Me Now: Reflections on President Obama’s Legacy The closer it gets to January 20th, 2017 the more I find myself able to truly process the gravity of what has been occurring. For the...
- January 17, 2017
Are You A Victim of Economic Discrimination? In recent years, our awareness about workplace discrimination has grown considerably. We are aware that our employers cannot and should not discriminate against us on the...
- January 11, 2017
The Dark Side of Integration in Education There was the overt racism, which I saw frequently enough. A white parent once came to a school board meeting, stationed himself in the front row...
- January 4, 2017
Erase the Fear: My Experiences with Citizens Academies While our great country has thick societal scars, we have created landmark legislation in a generation that has had profound impact on the lives of a...
- December 20, 2016
Why We Need More Black Economists When most people think of economics, they think of a hunched, bespectacled Caucasian man armed with a calculator and data sheets ― and they aren’t wrong.
How We Can End Environmental Racism Before It Begins Climate change is a global phenomenon ― yet a number of studies have found that in America, the effects of climate change seem to unequally target...
- October 18, 2016
More POC in Administration Might Help Underserved Schools While integration remains a vital step toward achieving equality in education, improving achievement among black children might be easier to attain when school administrators truly understand...
- October 13, 2016
“It is What it is – Dad.” I had a conversation with my young teenage son reflecting on the 1960’s and the Black Panther movement. He asked me what I knew about it...
- September 13, 2016
Why We Need More School Counselors to Be People of Color As imperative as education is, going to school is a traumatic experience. From elementary to college courses, school is a place of immense stress, where students...
- July 31, 2016
5 Ways That Will Lead You to Advancement in Career Stagnancy can make any job or any career path frustrating. We have to come up with ways to advance and motivate ourselves. This article points out...
- June 30, 2016