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FEATURED POST: Why Racial Bias Still Pervades America

That race remains one of our most vexing national issues – from bias in the sharing economy, to the lack of diversity in the executive ranks to the… 344 more words

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Natasha's Study: "Just Mercy" book review

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption

The death sentence, and the heartbreak and devastation of this miscarriage of justice had created permanent injuries. 1,250 more words

Natasha's Study

Blame Steve Jobs or Mark Zuckerberg, Not Obama, for Making Race Relations Worse.

We hear it all the time these days – largely from politicians on the Right – “Obama has made the racial divide in America ‘worse’ than ever.” Indeed, Rudy Giuliani, the former Mayor of New York City, who oversaw a sea change in the City – where crime rates went down as civil rights abuses and police shootings peaked – stated at the Republican National Convention, the following: “What happened to ‘There’s no black America, there’s no white America, there’s just America’ … What happened to it? 1,565 more words

Black Lives Matter

HOT TOPIC: Why We Can't Wait

Truth is: The past couple weeks have been filled with internal wrestling that include pain, hurt, and anger. I haven’t written much because I still don’t quite know what words to say. 1,381 more words

Leadership

If We Were Having Coffee: Just One Thing on My Mind Today

*I originally stumbled across this concept at Part Time Monster, and I love, love, love the idea of having a chatty post once a week. 721 more words

//Weekend Coffee Share//

teachezwell reblogged this on Teachezwell Blog and commented:

On race: Nerd in the Brain's post is full of hope for the next generation, along with some practical suggestions for reform and changed hearts and minds.