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. ...
8 strategies for having difficult conversations

8 strategies for having difficult conversations

  Hey there. I’m hearing from many of you expressing the desire to start conversations with people about everything that’s going on. Yet, there’s a lot of anxiety over wanting to broach hard topics but not knowing how or being afraid of getting it wrong....
Anxiety over racism: A path towards peace

Anxiety over racism: A path towards peace

  “Okay, it happened. So, now what?” If you’re white, you may have asked that question of yourself and others. Never mind the guilt and worse yet, shame felt in facing the reality of historical injustices, inhumane treatment which befell Black, indigenous and...