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Today’s Words of Wisdom: Sometimes you need to walk away…

Image of a quote, sometimes you need to walk away....

Today’s words of wisdom come by way of an image I came across while doing a little people watching on Facebook.  Facebook/Twitter watching has become one of my favorite past times, generally while I am bored or have a few

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Then there is hope…

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What would you do for the ones you love?  Would you end your love one’s life if (s)he asked you to?  In most instances I think I would do absolutely what was necessary for my love ones, that is under

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My soul aches…

I am a very compassionate and empathetic person.  I am also a pretty devout Southern Baptist Christian which means I try my best not to judge or condemn people.  But there are just some things that make my soul ache….

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Posted in Injustice, Social Justice

Quotes Inspire…

If you know anything about me then you know I absolutely love a good quote.  I am also a strong proponent against reinventing the wheel and believe that great minds do in fact think alike (not sure who coined either

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Meeting Joan Traumpauer Mulholland- a freedom rider

Often as a student affairs professional the work day rarely turns out as you expect.  March 4, 2013 was one of these types of days.  On this date I planned to use the morning to finalizing plans for an RA

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Happy Resurrection Sunday! “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten son ....” -John 3:16. #HappyEaster #HappyResurrectionDay
Introducing Mr. and Mrs. Michael Anderson, Sr. Congratulations cousin, @m.d86!!
A little sightseeing and family time at @worldofcocacola. Thanks for the tickets @afrikam33!!
Such a proud Advisor. • • • #Repost @lta_epsilonomicron. The Epsilon Omicron Chapter de ΛΘΑ would like to thank the Fraternity and Sorority Office for the amazing Fraternity and Sorority Life Awards Ceremony hosted yesterday. We are very proud of our chapter for having met 7 Gold and 3 Silver achievements on the Standards of Excellence Award, and for being awarded with the MGFC Highest Grade Point Average for Spring 2018! Shoutout to our undergraduate sister Geraldin Diaz (FA 16, #3) on receiving the MGFC Outstanding Chapter President for 2018 along with our Chapter Advisor Tanyah Barnes for receiving MGFC Outstanding Chapter Advisor. 🥰❤️🎊🥳#AcademicExcellence #LTALegacy #ChapterGoals #UGof3didthat #Thatsourchapteradvisor #thatsourchapter
“A leader takes people where they want to go. A great leader takes people where they don’t necessarily want to go, but ought to be.” —#RosalynnCarter. • It’s always a joy catching up with alumni and spending time with the protégés during @jump_nation’s JUMP Weekend. But running into @mr_vico_ and his students, while also rocking my @hollateamusa gear today, gave me so much joy. • Vic, you have been a great leader in the making since entering Binghamton during BEP and as a PC, and you are greater still. Watching you now on the other side excelling as a mentor, chaperone, teacher, coach was such an honor. Keep on making us proud! #Bearcats4Life #WeAreBinghamton #ForTheCulture
🎶 Do you know what today is... It’s our Deltaversary! Our DELTAversary! 🎶 Happy Sweet 16 to my 65 dynamic line sisters of ROTD, Lambda Psi Spring 2003. I have loved every minute of sharing this sisterhood with each of you!!! Sending love to our prophytes, neophytes and sorors of @lambdapsidivas, thanks for paving the way and for keeping the legacy of our phenomenal chapter going. AOML! #LambdaPsiMade #ROTD66 #DST1913
Happy #HollaDay to one of my faves, @jewelljonesmi! I hope you are having a wonderful birthday King! Sending blessings on your Holla USA brand launch this weekend! #TeamAries 🖤✊🏾✨
About that time during #AABHE in #Indy when we met the fabulous @chef_oya of @thetrapseafood. It was definitely delicious. When in Indy, you must check it out! #MyWorldWindSpring
@bmcmovement: The Organizing Corps 2020 is training the next generation of talented and passionate organizers who reflect this nation’s amazing diversity. The 8-week paid training and organizing program will give young people the skills and tools needed to work on the 2020 presidential election and build a powerful network of peers, trainers and coaches from across the country. • Students can apply directly online at www.organizingcorps2020.com. Deadline is TODAY - April 8! • BMC is a non-partisan organization open to sharing employment, scholarship and internship opportunities at our discretion; DM or email announcement requests to info@blackmillennialconvention.org.
Today, we remember and reflect upon the life and work of #MLK and the 51st anniversary of his assassination. We are also continuing his legacy by serving as present-day drum majors for justice. • • Join us. Don’t miss #BMC2019: #EquityNow. Click the link in our bio to REGISTER TODAY!! Early-Bird rates are still available. #BMCMovement #ForThePeople 🎥📸: @bmcmovement
I tried very hard to wait until the legal process ran its course to make my judgements, well outside of the legal systems’ ability to solve crimes when a black man is the perpetrator and not so much when the black man is the victim, because so many aren’t ... but after viewing so many homophobic posts by people of color— I had this feeling that the attack was very real and Jussie would be vindicated. We still have so much work to do!
The time is out for asking for change. The time is NOW to DEMAND it! ✊🏾 Join me and the @bmcmovement for #BMC2019. This is more than a moment, this is a movement! ••• In the spirit of taking action on our 2019 Convention theme: Equity Now, BMC will host the Millennial March for Equity on June 1. Don’t miss your chance to join us as we push to implement the principles of the @BMCMovement. Visit the link in my bio to register for this year’s action-packed Black Millennial Political Convention. #BMCMovement #MillennialMarch4Equity #EquityNow
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