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Never A Right Time For the Other Battle

June 5, 2013

The Other Side of the Tracks: A Socially Speaking commentary by Perry Redd Is there any such thing as a right time for justice?  It appears that in America, everyone is clamoring for their piece of the justice pie…and rightfully so.  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. once said, “Injustice anywhere, is a threat to justice […]

Seeing Isn’t Believing

June 29, 2010

It appears that some people got it all wrong—again. When it comes to the issue of racism, they always will. Their intentions are to get it wrong, and get everyone else wrong as well. I admit, it’s a difficult thing to ask human beings to say that they are wrong. It’s just not hard-wired into our DNA. Yet, that fact of human frailty doesn’t make it right to be wrong.