Tag: positive social change

Breaking Down Boundaries

While I know that Hispanic Heritage Month officially ended on October 15 – perhaps “closing a calendar window” for comment or observation, I wanted to take this opportunity to suggest that tributes to cultural or ethnic heritage cannot be limited to a thirty-day pop up-like event. An origin of heritage months is likely, to some …

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Lessons Learned from John Lewis

With the passing of United States Representative John Lewis last Friday, I was jolted into the following reflections: 1) that a man from very ordinary beginnings can do extraordinary things in a lifetime; 2) how I failed, until his death, to fully appreciate and understand his notable leadership contributions to the civil rights movement and …

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