Saturday, June 25, 2022

Terri Schlichenmeyer


A sampling of books that bring Juneteenth forward for children

You weren’t born knowing everything. People had to tell you what you needed to know, and that’s how you learn. You can guess sometimes, or figure other things out on your own but mostly, you’ve been told and then you know. So why not read these...

BOOK REVIEW: ‘Everyone who knew George Floyd knew that he loved them’

The pavement was hard. At that time of day, it still held the last of the sun’s warmth but that didn’t make it comfortable. Pebbles embedded in blacktop can bloody skin in a minute; bits of broken glass can scratch a cheek lying on the...