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Real Conversation About Race and Community

Skin color and police force have defined recent months in my community. Many of us feel that one is undervalued, the other used in excess, and opposing views on these topics have become uncomfortably heated on social media and in conversations. Unfortunately, the impotency of many heated exchanges has paralyzed true communication and stretched the divide, most notably among …

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New Fall Fashion Trend: Black and White

Kim Dalferes can be found over at The Middle-Aged Cheap Seats, where midlifers come to sit, laugh, and “occasionally drink tequila”! A long-time football fan Kim is pretty excited about what she has to share here. The running back weaves across the field with the football pinned securely in his right side. He dodges past a not-quite-fast-enough …

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Politics and Social Media: Yes Or No When It Comes to Sharing?

A few weeks ago a friend of mine retweeted a post from a fairly well-known social marketer. The information in the tweet (a link to a report) was useful to marketers and other users of social media. And, yet, when I saw my friend’s retweet, I cringed. My friend is brown-skinned, gay, and a recently …

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