Tag Archives: Florida

We can’t just remove icons of Confederate glorification — we must add representations of Black empowerment, too

Hey, look, I know I post a lot, especially lately. But this essay is ESSENTIAL READING. Save it for later if you must. But please, please read it! There is so much to chew on here! This piece offers a … Continue reading

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A war criminal in the civil rights struggle escapes justice — and we learn this on Holocaust Remembrance Day?!

White supremacy is pure evil. It is toxic and poisons us all. The Emmett Till murder has long been a prime example. First there was the miscarriage of justice in his murderers’ trial. Then later, they confessed their guilt, and … Continue reading

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Central Florida snark

* Spending entire weekend with family in central Florida. I expect frequent reminders, explicit and unstated, of how “New York City” I am now. Also, I judge. Silently, of course, but oh it’s so judgey inside my head! Real talk: … Continue reading

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