Tag Archives: Hate

What can I do?

I am the son of two people who were born and raised in the segregated south. The North Carolina small town my parents grew-up in was replicated all over the South. From South Carolina to Mississippi, blacks and whites lived … Continue reading

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Angry Old White Men-part 2

“Angry white men are on the losing side of history, which is poised to roll over them like a demographic steamroller. Theirs is a rearguard action, the circling of wagons, Custer’s last stand. In fact, they’ve already lost.” – Michael … Continue reading

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Trumpism 101- the reign of old white people

Majority of white Americans feel discriminated against: poll This was the headline I read this morning on my USA Today news feed. The poll stated that “55% of whites surveyed believe that discrimination against white people exists in the U.S. today.”  … Continue reading

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Sleeping with the Bully

“But we must never adjust to the present coarseness of our national dialogue with the tone set up at the top. We must never regard as normal the regular and casual undermining of our democratic norms and ideals. We must … Continue reading

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Living in a bubble

In 2013, Chris Rosati who had ALS, hatched a scheme to steal a Krispy Kreme donut truck. The plan was to “go around and give away the donuts,” Rosati said. “I was going to go to the nearest school … … Continue reading

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9/11 and my divided life

“If we learn nothing else from this tragedy, we learn that life is short and there is no time for hate.” – Sandy Dahl, wife of Flight 93 pilot Jason Dahl I remember it was a little before 9 am. A news … Continue reading

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A letter to my Senators Graham & Scott

“They tried to kill my child to shut her up. Well, guess what? You just magnified her!” – Heather Heyer’s mother My wife and I ride our bicycles all over the country roads of our county and from the north … Continue reading

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