Race In America: A Conversation in Shades

Picture This THE SCENE: Me, a mom of three biracial kids, sitting on the porch talking with my three biracial/multiracial grandkids talking about race in America. *** Hey kids. Would you mind coming over here for a minute? No, no. You’re not in trouble. I wanna talk to you about something. It’s something that has …
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The Joy and Teachings of José Fernández

No. 16, forever in our hearts. Dee Gordon will never forget his friend, José Fernández. — MLB (@MLB) September 25, 2016 I watched this video over and over this morning. So many thoughts ran through my head. One minute it’s “why”. The next minute is “I can’t imagine what is going through Dee’s mind”. …
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Life Lessons from The Book of Amy Trask

The Book of Amy Trask Just write, baby. I could hear the voice of Amy Trask, channeling Al Davis, telling me to write. Write what, you ask? Write about the emotions and struggle I felt during and after reading her new book, “You Negotiate Like A Girl” (written with Mike Freeman). Emotions? Struggle? From a book? Yeah, …
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