CeCe McDonald’s fight is every black woman’s fight

To be honest, I planned to write a post in support of CeCe McDonald months ago. But, I never got around to it. Now, I can’t ignore her plight any longer. In case you aren’t aware, the CeCe McDonald case goes back nearly two years. She was sentenced to 41 months in a case in […]

Trans woman forced to leave women’s locker room

Transphobia is alive and thriving people. From Olympia, Washington: A transgender woman said she was discriminated against after using the women’s locker room at Evergreen State College. Colleen Francis was using the sauna in a women’s locker room inside the recreation center at the school late in September. The same facility is used by two high school […]

QOTD: How do you confront ignorance in the workplace?

If you’re like me, then you most likely work in a diverse environment, made up of people from different socio-economic, racial, ethnic, religious backgrounds. Thus, you most likely have run into a problem in which you find a comment or action conducted by a co-worker to be offensive. I’ve recently had my fair share of […]

Why do you speak up?

This question was posed to me by an acquaintance via email two days ago, who was frustrated and offended curious that I feel the need to speak up against anyone who says anything I take offense to. This acquaintance, a married black man in his 30s, was a co-worker about give years ago and he […]

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