Embracing Equity

EQUITY IS LIKE A WARM HUG Do you miss hugs? That warm embrace from a friendly face signifying acceptance, support, and comfort. In a world where racial injustice continues to exist, equity must become that friendly face that we readily embrace. It’s not always easy, though, especially in a space of denial, misunderstanding, lack of…

The 1619 Project – My Perspective

The 1619 Project is the brainchild of New York Times writer and McArthur Genuis Fellow NiKole Hannah Jones. The issue starts with the following words: On August of 1619, a ship appeared on this horizon, near Point Comfort, a coastal port in the English colony of Virginia. It carried more than 20 enslaved Africans, who were…