Dear Pastor Kenny: It was great seeing you last month, as unexpected as it was. Almost immediately after the Not Now Silly Newsroom officially announced there would be no Sunrise to ...
Happy Birthday to Rosa Louise McCauley Parks, born on this day in 1913. On December 1, 1955, at the age of 42, Parks refused to give up her seat to ...
For this week’s Throwback Thursday I am — once again — reaching into my vast writing archives. In 2012 I was freelancing for Stones Detroit, a website out of…err…Detroit. This ...
Pastor Kenny. Pics stolen from his facebookery. A Response to Your Pastoral Letter (Or How One Pastoral Letter Begets Another, Begets Another, Begets Another) I’m a FB neophyte, so it took me ...
  EMAIL TO: Pastor Kenny SUBJECT: Long Time No See Dear Pastor Kenny: Lately my life is in turmoil. I am in need of something pastoral. Tag. You’re it. I think back to the last ...
The little house I used to live in. Pops bought it for around $3,000 in 1957. I left Detroit in 1971, but my parents stayed in the little house I used ...
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As July almost comes to a close, it’s time to look back on what has been an especially exciting month for me. A website I read and respect has seen ...
Once upon a time Detroit was called “The Arsenal of Democracy.” However, the consequences of 60 years of White Flight — systemic racism, to be blunt — finally came home ...
Florida Memory reminds us that it took blood and guts to integrate Florida beaches. On this day — June 25, 1964 — White segregationists attacked the participants of a “Wade-In” ...
Dear Readers: I am taking a road trip north for some very deep research into one of my ongoing writing projects in a few weeks. I’ll be leaving Florida on June ...
KEEP OUT! THIS MEANS YOU BLACK &JEW! Dateline May 3, 1948 – The Supreme Court ruled that restrictive covenants in real estate deeds — which specifically barred sales to Blacks, Jews, ...

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