In Christianity, the Holy Trinity is God the Father, Jesus Christ the Son, and the Holy Spirit. We call this the Godhead. Where is the Motherbody?
In an unprecedented 52% to 48% decision, citizens of the U.K. voted to leave the European Union – the first of the 28 nations to do so since the establishment of the single market after WWII. The departure of Britain from the EU has global ramifications both economically and politically, but the decision to leave […]
This past Fathers’ Day weekend marked the official beginning of summer. Yesterday was the last day of classes for Chicago Public Schools (CPS) and today is the first day of summer break for students. For the city of Chicago, that means 14 people were killed and 43 wounded in the last 4 days, totaling 300 […]
My first teaching job was in an historic Black school in a Midwestern city, and it was a crash course in understanding the dynamics of urban settings, race, and poverty. Being brand new to the professional world, it is highly probable that my youthfulness translated into a White-savioresque attitude à la Dangerous Minds, even though […]
When we nurture love not hate, we will live in a society where we won’t need restrictions at airports or on guns because people won’t find it necessary to exterminate one another.
… Soul is in sackcloth, Hallelujah in tears, Oh Lord heal this land. There’s blood on this land, Let what’s shed not be in vain, Oh Lord heal these times. Safe space is lifeline, Without it we suffocate, Oh Lord give us breath. Mourning to mourning, To be with and in safety, How my soul so […]