What PRIDE means to me

What PRIDE means to me

In June 2019, I was overwhelmed with love as people took to the streets of my Minneapolis hometown for the largest PRIDE turnout in our history. In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, the community showed up to celebrate how far we’ve come and to...
Building a BRIDGE: What I learned as DEI committee chair

Building a BRIDGE: What I learned as DEI committee chair

    In my former career as a news anchor and reporter, I’d often run into people at the grocery store, school events, or out eating – people who recognized me from television. In an attempt to make small talk, or maybe because they really wanted to know, they’d...
When will Black History Month be history?

When will Black History Month be history?

    “What we need is not a history of selected races or nations, but the history of the world void of national bias, race hate, and religious prejudice.”  – Carter G. Woodson  From the start, Black History Month was meant to be meant to be history. ...