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Diversity: Beyond optics to vision.

It was relatively late in my leadership career when the concept of diversity became something we started talking about. (Or perhaps I just wasn’t paying attention before then.) Mandatory diversity training was directed by the organization I was a part of and I don’t remember thinking much of the information. 579 more words

Personal Leadership


poor georgie’s almanack:  

Steamy Port Arthur and Beaumont, Texas, Mid-1960s.


Five of us on The Postmaster General’s staff took turns as Advance Men for his official trips outside Washington.   821 more words


Is America’s Racial Divide Permanent?

On reading this, the terms “Orwellian” and “re-education camp” come to mind.

“There is a natural disgust in the minds of nearly all white people to the idea of indiscriminate amalgamation of the white and black races … A separation of the races is the only perfect preventive of amalgamation, but as an immediate separation is impossible, the next best thing is to keep them apart where they are not already together.” — Dishonest Abraham Lincoln…

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Apostles of Light, by Ellen Douglas

This 1973 work is an old-fashioned novel, for which it might be difficult to get a publisher today. Primarily because nothing much happens in its opening chapters, which is filled with family member talking extensively as they decide what to do with their surviving older generation. 1,017 more words

Literary Reviews

Racism and Corporate Evil: A White Guy’s Perspective | Desiring God

“If we don’t get what the Bible says about corporate evil, we won’t only misunderstand the Bible, but we won’t understand our non-white brothers and sisters’ pain.” 50 more words