Symbols do not define us, not really. They only have as much power as we give them. We define us. How we think, how we resist and fight against those things that are wrong, what we do, our actions or lack there of—those are the things that determine who we are . . .
BLACK & BLUE America's Race & Criminal Justice Problem
The tears Tawanda Jones sheds flow freely at times. Her voice breaks a little. But none of it stops her from pressing for justice for her brother, who died during an encounter with police officers, and standing for others who have suffered similar losses.
Public Education The myths and lies of the New Orleans Transformation
It’s been a tough several months on the local public education front: Let's count the ways: First, Act 543, which captures local sales and property tax dollars for the use of the Recovery School District and charter school boards that do not answer to the...