Redeeming Differences

"Race is the child of racism, not the father." -Ta-Nehisi Coates I just started reading Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates and this line has been the one that I've been mulling over most. (So far.) It has me thinking about life in a perfect world - where we wouldn't see color, where … Continue reading Redeeming Differences

Acknowledging Privilege

I've never really been into family history. I know vague details - my paternal grandmother's family came over from England in the early Mayflower-ish days; my paternal grandfather's family came over from England around World War 1; my maternal grandfather's family came from Germany.... I have access to more details, but just have never really … Continue reading Acknowledging Privilege