Tag Archive: race relations

In Other Words, Shut Up!


That’s the phrase we hear when people want the conversation to end, when they lack empathy to understand your feelings, and when they don’t want to hear anything more from you, but don’t have the guts to just say, “shut up.”  It’s a way of dismissing you out of hand and shutting down the discussion…

What I Would Ask Martin Luther King


What would Martin Luther King think? What would Martin Luther King say? What would Martin Luther King do? Those are the kinds of questions we often hear tossed around by media personalities anytime our country recognizes an important anniversary pertaining to the iconic civil rights leader. It was 50 years ago this week when Dr….