I cant trust white people fully.

Mr.Jones, Kalamazoo, MI. I feel that its very hard to trust white people due the their past/present, global destructive and deceptive nature. I know all white people aren’t bad but I feel that I have to be on guard when around them. I still see negative qualities in them that my grandad talked about from […]

She gets to choose her identity

Felix Brooks Jr., Kalamazoo, MI As the father of a biracial child I told my daughter not to let anyone place a label on you. You get to choose for yourself . She took me up on that, and owned her own choice, and never struggled with who she was as a person .

Jackson and Sharpton are a roadblock.

Len Williams Kalamazoo, MI I have not heard these guys say much, if ANYTHING about young black males killing other young black males. Nor have I heard them say much, if ANYTHING about black males killing non black males. Are these problems somehow less important than when a white person kills a black person? It […]

I’m allowed to wear a hoodie.

Bethany Banner Kalamazoo, MI I realized this today when I walked out of the grocery store, into the rain, and pulled up my hood so that I wouldn’t get too wet while walking to my car. I’m a petite white woman; even with my hood pulled over my head, I’m not perceived as a potential […]