Posts tagged ‘race’

Love knows…

Thanks to our daughter, Miranda, for sharing this with me this morning. Filled me up to overflowing. I’m so glad we can still count on the Ad Council to be powerful and innovative. Get yourself some Kleenex…

 

rethink bias at http://www.lovehasnolabels.com

12 Years a Slave ~ The Film

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There is a din of disgust and disappointment coming from many African-Americans at the success of recent films The Butler and 12 Years a Slave. Not surprising that well written, well performed films Read more…

Angela Glover Blackwell says: “Turn Outrage into action”

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Angela Glover Blackwell  is outraged over the Zimmerman verdict.
I look to her and PolicyLink for balance and direction at times like these. So can you.
Click on the the picture to go to their EquityBlog, watch the video and get your marching orders.

Angela Glover Blackwell: Intelligent passion personified

I love it when a person makes so much sense that you can’t help but understand them. That’s the case with Angela Glover Blackwell who says ~

“America doesn’t want to talk about race,”  and also, “America can see its future.
And it’s
 a five-year-old Latina girl. It is a seven-year-old black boy.
What happens to them will determine what America looks like.”

I have my husband, Rob, to thank for pointing my nose toward this Bill Moyers interview with her.  Read more…

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