Tag Archives: Hate

Thoughts about racism

Today, right now, Starbucks will close 8,000 stores across the nation for an afternoon of anti-bias training. What Starbucks will attempt to do in just the three hours is undo centuries of generational racial bias in this country. Sounds like a pretty … Continue reading

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America in distress

Aaron Kyle McLeod Angelique Ramirez Kimberly Vaughan Cynthia Tisdale Sabika Sheikh Chris Stone Jared Black Shana Fisher Glenda Ann Perkins Christian Riley Garcia These are names of the ten victims slain last week in the Santa Fe High School shooting. Ten … Continue reading

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Woken a sleeping giant

“Hey @FLOTUS you say that your mission as First Lady is to stop cyber bullying, well then, don’t you think it would have been smart to have a convo with your step-son @DonaldJTrumpJr before he liked a post about a … Continue reading

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I am an American!

A real conversation I had today; Him- “This little Mexican girl that was working at McDonald’s asked me if I could move to a smaller table and I told her hell no, I was here first not my f*cking problem … Continue reading

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Fear

“Ray, people will come Ray. They’ll come to Iowa for reasons they can’t even fathom. They’ll turn up your driveway not knowing for sure why they’re doing it. They’ll arrive at your door as innocent as children, longing for the … Continue reading

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The State of the Division

On Tuesday night Trump will deliver his first State of the Union address. Will I watch it? No, I am hoping TBS will run a Big Bang Theory marathon or maybe I can find back, to back episodes of The Andy Griffith Show … Continue reading

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The dream

“We may have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now.” –  Martin Luther King, Jr. I am a big fan of the PBS series Finding Your Roots hosted by Henry Louis Gates Jr. As the program is … Continue reading

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