Learning the History of Music

Learning the History of Music

https://schedule.wttw.com/episodes/517794/Legacy/From-Soulful-Horns-to-House-Music/ There were many more interesting history events on this site, but I liked the connection to music because music was a big thing for me as I grew up in Chicago. Enjoy the journey and the knowledge.

Still blocking the pathway to build wealth for Black families.

Still blocking the pathway to build wealth for Black families.

Black couple lowballed by $500K in home appraisal, showing legacy of discrimination and racism on California home ownership – ABC7 San Francisco (abc7news.com) This story provides proof that this country STILL blocks growth for black families. What other areas of growth are actively blocked for black families attempting to leave something for their children? How […]

Reading shouldn’t hurt, but…..

Reading shouldn’t hurt, but…..

I’ve always LOVED reading. I can’t remember a time when I didn’t. I also knew that I always wanted to teach. When I started teaching, all I wanted was to share my love for reading. In reality, what I saw was that too many children do NOT love to read. They don’t even LIKE it. […]

Your Purpose

Your Purpose

(116) Chadwick Boseman’s Life Advice Will Leave You SPEECHLESS | RIP ‘Black Panther’ – YouTube My father sent this to me today and it made me think.  I lost a business client a couple of days ago and while I wasn’t upset in the loss of the client, the loss of the income bothered me.  […]

Where do we go from here? Why is this still a question?

Where do we go from here? Why is this still a question?

https://www.facebook.com/marjorie.tabb/videos/10211009498312738/ There were key words that I heard in this excerpt from an interview with Dr Eddie Glaude, the James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of African American Studies at Princeton University. I’ve listened to the interview more than three times now. Is this who we are? It is one of the questions posed to […]