Living While Black

Living While Black

https://abc7news.com/our-america-living-while-black-racism-racial-inequality/6684870 I haven’t had an opportunity to watch this series yet because I’m presently engrossed in my studies of how to EFFECTIVELY teach children how to read. But this looks like one that I will be thoroughly engrossed in when I have the time.

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 […]

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 […]

The Black Plague

The Black Plague

Public officials lament the way that the coronavirus is engulfing black communities. The question is, what are they prepared to do about it? The old African-American aphorism “When white America catches a cold, black America gets pneumonia” has a new, morbid twist: when white America catches the novel coronavirus, black Americans die. This is the […]