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Racial Harmony

Removing Confederate Flags Must Be the Beginning, Not the End

Terry Newell | Posted 06.26.2015 | Politics
Terry Newell

As much as the flag's removal will honor the sacrifice of those murdered in Charleston, they deserve more.

Tribal America: How Do We Bridge the Gap Between 'Us' and 'Them'?

Terry Newell | Posted 02.23.2015 | Politics
Terry Newell

"You" and "me" became "we" in service to our shared needs. But when other groups showed up, "we" became "us," a tribe opposed to "them." Violence and destruction too often followed, and we still search for a shared morality that works across tribes.

What If Many of Us Are Biased and We Don't Know It?

Elizabeth R. Thornton | Posted 11.02.2013 | Politics
Elizabeth R. Thornton

President Obama urged each of us to become a modern-day marcher for economic justice and racial harmony. But what if we're all racists and don't know ...

The Great American Melting Pot (?)

Daniel Cubias | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniel Cubias

You will not catch me dissing Schoolhouse Rock. Like all good Gen Xers, I grew up with the infectious tones of the Saturday morning series permeating...