Viva Escritora

Reporting from the bleacher seats …

I started wearing a safety pin in the wake of the election of Donald Trump.  A trend started after the vote to Brexit in the UK, it is a small outward sign that one is a “safe” person. It is a sign of solidarity between the “to-the-privilege-born” and the not. My safety pin. It is …

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When Barack Obama was elected President in 2008, many declared that we were entering a post-racial time.  I didn’t believe it.  The persons stating we had entered a post-racial era were white. So with the Washington Post news headlines, a small town in Georgia is contending with a KKK flag, I state with confidence that …

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