BY David Campt and Brian Biery With the holidays approaching, a profound anxiety is welling up within many progressive white folks: How do I keep the Thanksgiving Day dinner conversation civil and maintain some loyalty to my values? More to the point, how do white folks deal with family members who have explicitly racist views, or even those who are a bit more open minded but are still part of the 55 percent of whites who think that racism against them is as big of a societal problem as racism against people of color? Since the civil rights...Read More
Author: Brian Biery
By Darryl Qualls, Keith Roberts and Brian Biery In many ways, 2016 was not an auspicious year for law enforcement. With increasing scrutiny on how police do their work, last year was filled with angry protests, viral videos and lawsuits filed in response to current police practices. However, we would be remiss if we did not recognize and acknowledge that law enforcement agencies around the country lost many brave men and women in the line of duty last year and this year, many who were simply trying to do their jobs and make their communities better and safer. Their...Read More
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