Monthly Archives: January 2022

Combating Racism – Eradicating Hate

“People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love.”

~ Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom

Last weekend I saw Steven Spielberg’s adaptation of the classic movie, West Side Story. I loved the movie, the acting, the choreography, and the music as much as I...
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Combating Racism – Statue of Freedom

A year ago this past week, the U.S. Capitol was the site of an insurrection against our democracy. But the U.S. Capitol has been a landmark for White supremacy since its founding. The Capitol was built and designed by those who believed in White supremacy.

BACKGROUND

On July 16, 1790, Congress declared the city of Washington in...
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Combating Racism – Setting Your New Year’s Resolutions

“Very few people will ever do great things, but all of us can do small things in a great way.”

~ Mother Teresa

Hopefulness is the driving force behind every great endeavor. Because it allows us to envision positive outcomes, it can help focus our energies on generating beneficial effects. While there has been some...
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