Race, I don’t like to run

Becky Fulton
Joplin, MO

I’m was born in 1968 shortly after the death of MLK Jr. of mixed race and grew up raised by grandparents that were white. It was difficult during that time. I am glad that my closest of friends do not see the color of my skin that they can not answer the question Is she black or white? Their answer is Neither she just Becky. Now to see my children 2 are biological, too see the acceptance of other children and their parents give me hope that the next generations will even be better as long as we teach them that the answer to race is Neither they are just…..

 

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