A collection of 8 posts
It was funny, until it wasn’t.
This Roe v Wade overturning has been long coming and is one domino of many that have already been occurring and will continue to fall. It is a domino in an interlocking system of dominoes.
If you ever need a bitchin’ session to build strategy for dealing with injustice and political bullshit, call a Black friend, and pour a few drinks. We know injustice.
If this is difficult to read about, just imagine how it was for those who lived it.
Creole? Cajun? What's the diff? South Louisiana survivors of the 1927 Great Mississippi flood who settled in Houston's 5th ward can tell you.
We had some memorable moments this past week. We got to feel better than one person while in awe of another. Each situation revealed flaws in our collective humanity.
Unlike Confederate monuments, there is no fig leaf of heritage for this obelisk of hate to hide behind.
"Black History Month stories were often about present-day politicians, entertainers, ministers, or sports figures. Sprinkle in a few quotes from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. . . . done."