Racism Does Exist… Just Say You Don’t Care!

Racism Does Exist… Just Say You Don’t Care!

Too often people of color find themselves trapped between two extremes when it comes to the idea of racism. One side of the pendulum pretends it no longer exists while the other side exaggerates its validity. Neither of these idioms is correct, however, racism continues to be fortified in many aspects within personal, structural and […]

Emmett Till and the Whistle for Civil Rights

Emmett Till and the Whistle for Civil Rights

Sixty years ago, in the small town of Money, Mississippi, a young Chicagoan was kidnaped, brutally maimed and murdered in an act of racial violence. It was Aug. 28, 1955; a time of heavy racism and segregation in the South. The boy was 14-year-old Emmett Till, whose whistle and the horrific torment and murder it caused made U.S. history and galvanized the […]