A Black Mississippi Judge’s Breathtaking Speech To 3 White Murderers

Thanks to NPR for publishing theĀ speech fromĀ U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves. He read it to three young white men before sentencing them for the death of a 48-year-old black man named James Craig Anderson in a parking lot in Jackson, Mississippi, a man I learned this morning grew up with a friend of mine. JudgeContinue reading “A Black Mississippi Judge’s Breathtaking Speech To 3 White Murderers”

Don’t Mind The Man Behind The Curtain

Though it’s taken me years to learn, I’ve finally figured out that one of the the most vital parts of my kids’ history and their issues is shame. When I really sit and analyze why they have the unhealthy behaviors they have, it always come back to the shame they feel from their early lives.Continue reading “Don’t Mind The Man Behind The Curtain”