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Spiritual Foundations of Racial Justice

At this time of bitter political division around the world, in this time of rising racial tensions, I find myself asking, “Who will bring healing to us?  429 more words

The Prism

By Narcissa Lyons

Note to reader – This was written maybe 15 years ago but sadly now rather more relevant

Dark, green leaves and sticky heat, 1,283 more words

Page Without Prose

When family inflicts pain

This past Thanksgiving, my sister dis-invited my significant other (S.O.) to the dinner that was being held at her place.  She sent a text message, stating that her baby-daddy did not want him to join them for dinner because of what he did two years ago. 641 more words

Life

Perhaps the Most Important Thing You'll Teach This Year

It’s not my aim to be political, but no matter one’s affiliation, it’s hard to deny that racial tension has resurfaced in this country. It would seem teachers have their work cut out for them, and with Martin Luther King Day and Black History Month right around the corner, now is the time to start preparing lessons that will help the current generation of children overcome such issues. 310 more words

Mack Lewis

Perhaps the Most Important Thing You'll Teach This Year

It’s not my aim to be political, but no matter one’s affiliation, it’s hard to deny that racial tension has resurfaced in this country. It would seem teachers have their work cut out for them, and with Martin Luther King Day and Black History Month right around the corner, now is the time to start preparing lessons that will help the current generation of children overcome such issues. 310 more words

Read-Aloud Plays

Dakota Access Pipeline: Racial and Environmental Impacts

By: Kaylie Hetzel, John Mattison, Emily Boisen, and Taylor Hintermeyer

The Dakota Access Pipeline has caused controversy throughout the country recently. The event sparked racial and environmental tension because the pipeline was intruding on Native American tribal lands, with no consideration that there’s a high chance of contaminating water. 431 more words

Integrated Communication

Dylan Roof's mother suffers heart attack as prosecutors detail attack plans

Dylan Roof’s mother suffered a heart attack after prosecutors described how her son planned a cold and calculated killing of nine black church members in a racially motivated attack, Roof’s attorney said in court documents Thursday.  242 more words

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