Category Archives: Real Talk

Advice and empowerment but mostly what’s got me keyed up.

Do You Remember The Time?

  Herb deGroft He was a member of the Isle of Wight County school board who circulated inflammatory e-mails about First Lady Michelle Obama. Advertisements

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Our NAACP Problem

  In light of the Donald Stirling controversy, Leon Jenkins has stepped down from his position as president of the Los Angeles NAACP.

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Grooming, Creeping and Chipping Away: The Supreme Court and Game of Thrones

Not in one fell swoop but drop by drip, the facades of mighty mountains are sheared into the sea. Continue reading

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Power, The Writer’s Edition

I’ve discovered that one of the great hidden things of life is that most people seek – really need – to have power over something or somebody. Continue reading

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Lupita

http://www.cnn.com/2014/02/07/opinion/granderson-seinfeld-diversity/ Continue reading

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Juror No. 8 Is Not The Problem

Leave Creshuna Miles alone. The far bigger, more troubling and more difficult issues are institutional and systemic racism. That’s what we have to attack, unpack and dismantle. For the good of all. Continue reading

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Dylan Farrow

I have no idea where the complete truth lies in the Woody Allen – Dylan Farrow situation. ¬†However, I’m very clear that one of my moral compass rules — thou shalt not have sex with people you used to parent … Continue reading

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