Results tagged with 'Race'
Published Feb. 2, 2014
Questions, it's been said, are easy; it's the answers that are hard. That may well be a general truth, but the questions are very difficult in the production of the David Mamet play "Race," which opened over the weekend at Next Act Theatre.
Published Nov. 14, 2013
Incarceration rates and achievement gap statistics point with glaring clarity to how bad it is for black people in this state.
Published July 19, 2013
I experienced a rather surreal moment Thursday afternoon, and I feel compelled to share it as food for thought.
Published April 9, 2013
My good buddy Bill Cosby is going to give the commencement speech to Marquette University graduates in May.
Published March 26, 2013
Robert Zimmerman made the comparison of Trayvon Martin to an accused killer in a series of tweets that seemed to suggest white people should think "blacks mightB risky."
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Monday January 21st, 2013 – Fox Lake, IL Today is Martin Luther King Day, and that stirs up many thoughts from many people. Nobody wants to admit it, but race relations are no better today than they ever were. Sure, there may have been some half baked attempts made to smooth...
"(Race or ethnicity) should not be considered when applying to the University of Texas" Abigail Fisher (1)Miss Fisher, who had been rejected for admission to the University of Texas (UT) in 2008, has asked the US Supreme Court to rule that the policy of UT that c...
I was motivated by a recent episode of the Travel Channel's Man v. Food (Durham, NC episode), and want to challenge our lovely city of Milwaukee to a similar feat. Durham hosts an annual (2 years thus far) Doughman Challenge. It's part Ironman, part eating competition: "charity quadrathlon w...
I am Black and I don't agree with Eric Holder. I think Americans, North and South and everywhere have open and honest conversations about values and ideas of groups with different skin colors, and other traits of diversity. They talk about black-on-black crime, the lost generation of young...
Race day is finally tomorrow! I have been busy getting ready for the big day. The Pink Cosmos team has really come together pulling in donations throughout the team. Our top fund-raisers are:Mary Vollmer at $350.00Christine Zielinski at $315.00Kate Petrosky at $300.00 Here are so...
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