A Lesson in Faith and Racial Healing

Faith in God. Faith in the community. Faith in the system.¬†That is why Tulsa, Oklahoma, didn't devolve into race riots after the shooting of a black man by a white police officer. Many residents took to the pews, while other cities, facing similar issues, took to the streets with looting and riots. Tulsa, often called … Continue reading A Lesson in Faith and Racial Healing

Hyde Amendment turns 40, much to Clinton’s annoyance

Not long after Roe v. Wade¬†federalized abortion policy, Members of Congress led by Henry Hyde moved to prevent federal funds from being used for abortions. The Hyde Amendment was finally added to the Medicaid program as a rider to the Health and Human Services budget on September 30, 1976. The rider has been added in … Continue reading Hyde Amendment turns 40, much to Clinton’s annoyance

Dexter Manley, Trayvon Martin Charter Schools and Goals

Jean Claude: My salary is X, my expenses are Y. As long as my family is provided for... ...I do not care where the difference comes from. That is my entire involvement. Taken 2008 For NFL fans the name Dexter Manley brings to mind an 11 year career that included two Superbowl championships with the … Continue reading Dexter Manley, Trayvon Martin Charter Schools and Goals