Cause and Civility: Minority Group & Racial Discrimination
Janice Ellis, the founder and publisher of USAonRace has written a column for radio, newspaper, and now online for more than thirty years. Ellis believes in the power of words to address problems and issues facing contemporary society. Her goal, through these commentaries, is to inform, provide perspective, and motivate thought and action. Ellis welcomes your comments.
August 8th, 2009
Written by Janice S. Ellis Ph.D. in Cause and Civility with 0 Comments
Whether it was racial profiling, police power brandishing, or just male testosterone unleashed, the Henry Louis Gates-James Crowley incident and its aftermath implore more questions that need honest and open discussion if we are to move beyond the labeling and stop falling into the same old racial rut – more like racial pit.James Crowley, Henry Louis GatesAn overriding question: Why do we...