Driving while black

Things that keep me up at night:  Driving while black I’m worried! My son’s battery might be dead, and we are in MA. A friend…

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Definition: Who Are Semites?

Who are Semites? Semites are a diverse group of people with Arab, African, and Asian backgrounds. It is a cultural misappropriation to use the term to…

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Avoiding People And Outdoor Spaces

Avoiding Outdoor Spaces and People For some time, I’ve noticed growing avoidance of people and outdoor spaces. I thought it was my surroundings, but that’s…

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FFT: Is there a problem with white men owning guns

There is a problem with white men owning guns. It is becoming a weekly event called mass shootings and sometimes called hate crimes. The shooter…

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FFT: Is It Anti-Semitic To Speak The Truth About Israel

Food For Thought: Is It Anti-Semitic To Speak Critically Of Israel Have we returned to the days where people feared speaking critically of Israel or…

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I overcame the fear of writing and I still suck at it

How do you know when it’s time to give up writing? Writer’s Doubt! Should I write a book? Lately, I spend a lot of time…

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Suicide: What To Do When A Friend Waves Red Flags

Aren’t we all at risk for suicide? A risk factor for suicide is exposure to suicide. What do you do when a friend or family…

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I Am “Homeless”

I Am “Homeless!”It’s stressful living from your suitcase in a car. In San Francisco, I saw many homeless people. Walking by each homeless person laying…

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African Lives Matter

I read about this earlier. This post made me angry, not at Europeans but Libyans and other African countries that don’t help, protect or respect…

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Why understanding culture matters?

Why Understanding Culture Matters

A couple of days ago, I read a thought-provoking article by Ezinne Ukoha, an eloquent writer on Medium.  It was, Who Can Save White Men…

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A Wasted Life

A messy life sometimes leads to a messy room. Scanning my luxury cell, I feel overwhelmed with boxes, unopened mail, and clothes scattered. My only…

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My Thoughts: Friends, You Can/Can’t Trust

Friends, You Can/Can’t Trust I have friends who confide in me, and I never repeat what was said. I have friends who I confide in,…

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