Column: Education Censored is Opportunity Lost

Reflections in the Wake of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

My ignorance about systemic racism has been profound. George Floyd’s murder forced me, forced many of us, literally, painfully, to look and delve into what history books have skirted or left unsaid.

I grew up in the ’50s Continue reading “Column: Education Censored is Opportunity Lost”

Hughes Writes Open Letter to Colleagues on Systemic Racism

This open letter was written by state Rep. Anne Hughes, D-135th District, and other members of the Connecticut legislature asking them to add their names to this call for action to address issues of systemic racism.

Dear Colleagues,

Today, on this 65th anniversary of the lynching Continue reading “Hughes Writes Open Letter to Colleagues on Systemic Racism”