Education and Beyond

End of Abortion for a Really Long Time

On Friday, June 24, 2022, I learned of the abortion decision by the Supreme Court - overturning Roe v. Wade - and became outraged. If you felt that the three justices that were appointed by former President Trump misled senators and the public, you're not alone. Clearly the Supreme Court is partisan and don't hold… Continue reading End of Abortion for a Really Long Time

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What is Wrong with the U.S.?

Hi All, I didn't expect to be away from R&WH for so long; I expected to have energy as I emerged from "vacation" that was really working in a different location. In May 2022, the U.S. had so many things happen that hurt Americans, particularly, things that hurt historically oppressed and marginalized people. It's a… Continue reading What is Wrong with the U.S.?

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Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson is Confirmed to the Supreme Court

Today is another historic day for the U.S., and as always, it took a long time to get here. The first Black woman has been confirmed to the Supreme Court on April 7, 2022. That's right. Since the nation's founding over 200 years ago, the country has never had a Black woman on the Supreme… Continue reading Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson is Confirmed to the Supreme Court

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Deplorable Behaviors by GOP of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson

A lot has happened since Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson's confirmation hearings by the Senate Judiciary Committee. As the day draws closer to Senators voting Judge Brown Jackson into the Supreme Court, I am compelled to write this now. Judge Brown Jackson is supremely qualified to join the Supreme Court. She was a speech and debate… Continue reading Deplorable Behaviors by GOP of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson