Letter to Topeka Public Schools; RE:SexEd

Dear School Board Members and Administrators, I’ve heard there has been some discussion about switching our sexuality education option from ‘opt out’ to ‘opt in’ and this is not a good idea. I understand some of the topics may be uncomfortable for you to personally discuss or think about, such as anal sex, oral sex,…

Kobach is Wrong for Kansas

Dear America, Many of you have seen the Jim Crow style politics of Kris Kobach while he’s been our Kansas Secretary of State. You’ve seen this form of discrimination in voter I.D. laws and proof of citizenship requirements in several states. You’ve seen established, credible newspapers regularly report Kobach’s ties to white nationalist groups and…

Reflection of Beloved Conversations

Beloved Conversations is a program similar to Creative Conversations About Race and geared toward faith groups. This program creates a space for shared ideas and feelings about Race. There is room for some unpacking and time to explore our history through the lens of Race. This course opened my eyes to how “normal” behavior actually…