Fave Quotes by Black Writers

It's Black History Month!  Yes, I still celebrate Black History Month.  This is my take on it - I would like Black History Month to go away.  I would rather "black" history finally be recognized as apart of American history.  My history books in high school only talked about Harriet Tubman, Sojourner Truth, Frederick Douglass, [...]

Black Lives Matter – Lesson from 2014

The media was inundated with the slogan BLACK LIVES MATTER.  There were multiple protests after what happened to Mike Brown in Missouri and Eric Garner in New York.  I don't want to discuss these situations specifically, just wanted to point out that, yes, BLACK LIVES should matter.  ALL LIVES SHOULD MATTER. I am not happy [...]