Without any hesitations, I cast my vote for Hillary Clinton and the Democratic Party during the 2016 election. Why I’m With Her: I Believe in a Woman’s Right to Choose Reproductive rights are the cornerstone of women’s equal rights. If a woman does not have the right to make decisions about her body, she will […]
Social justice issues such as prejudice and discrimination as well as activism for inclusion and equality are important parts of My Small World.
What Facebook Shows Us About Racism in America “Well don’t break the law then the cops won’t have to shoot you whatever your color.” “Had he done what other law abiding citizens would have done, he’d be alive right now.” “It’s no surprise that criminals are the ones leading these “protests” “I’m tired of hearing […]
This morning I woke up at 4:30 am troubled by the death of Alton Sterling and with thoughts swirling around my head. As I typically do when I have insomnia, I got on my tablet and went on Facebook. The first thing I saw was that a cop killed Philando Castile in front of his […]
Stanford student Brock Turner was convicted of raping an unconscious girl, and Judge Aaron Persky gave him LESS than the minimum sentence because he didn’t want to ruin Brock’s life. Brock’s dad called the reduced sentence a “steep price to pay for 20 minutes of action.” Brock has yet to admit that he is guilty […]