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A Spirit Of Violence And Civil Unrest Is Rising In America

It was only a matter of time before our deeply divided nation was going to start coming apart at the seams.  Waves of anger, frustration, violence and civil unrest are starting to sweep across the United States, and political rallies for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump have become a focal point for releasing some of that energy.  128 more words

Christian

A Confederacy of Dunces

A Confederacy of Dunces

I just finished reading A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole for the second time. The first time was 30 years ago and I think I appreciated it more this time around because I now realize just how visionary Toole was. 147 more words

HELL NO...The Shirt Must GO!

I took a long pause today after receiving this image, and decided on what I would say when I referenced this topic. As a Proud African American Man, I take offense to the constant slick remarks in racism. 236 more words

Racial Tension

A Bit On Being Mixed...

Growing up, I was with my mom constantly. I went with her to run errands, to her lessons, to her work, to everything under the sun. 718 more words

Culture

A problem? Not on my campus!

I was shocked when I read that 84% of college and university presidents believe that race relations on their campuses are good or excellent, as published in this month’s release of  347 more words

Leadership

Where do I start?

I guess the simple answer is to start with ourselves and our team. As leaders our opportunity to make a difference starts with the culture of respect we create within our own team. 371 more words

Leadership

Demanding equity and inclusion

“Will having more chief diversity officers, as student protestors have asked, resolve tensions behind the wave of protests at campuses around the nation?” This is an insightful question, asked by Jackie Jones, in her article: “Demanding Inclusion” published in the Chronicle’s… 477 more words

Higher Education