Category: social commentary

Beyond Sherman Park Milwaukee

Participated in an excellent community event a few weeks ago “Beyond Sherman Park.”  The community was well engaged.  Here are a few quotes and images from the event.  I will update it with more...

Violence, Shooting and Closing the Doors of the Church 0

Violence, Shooting and Closing the Doors of the Church

I wish I had simple answers to the violence that is moving around us so regularly. Last week, someone was shot at a church at a funeral. This story tells of a church that...

Donald Trump Saw Love in Room With Black Pastors — NYMag 0

Donald Trump Saw Love in Room With Black Pastors — NYMag

Listen, I work hard not to give this guy any space on my timeline. I also try to keep my thoughts brief and concise. Here’s a quick two cents. Somebody lied. Either Trump lied,...

Here’s How The Laquan McDonald Shooting Differs From What Police Said Happened 0

Here’s How The Laquan McDonald Shooting Differs From What Police Said Happened

As we look at these stories, we have to think about what the actions say about the “culture of the institution.” When you see this level of collusion, lying, calculation, etc. (remember the police...

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Love?

   Any one who knows me knows I spend quite a bit of time on social media. Recently, I responded to a Facebook post about why people are always so quick to spread negative...