Posts filed under: Commentary

by Juanita Zerda, Board President, Winchester Multicultural Network In response to the news from Virginia about politicians using blackface, the Winchester Multicultural Network’s Board and Response and Advocacy Committee have been conducting research about blackface in US and local history, and...
The front page headline of the January 13 issue of the Boston Globe was this quote from a reporter at an event in Washington: “Mr. President, are you a racist?” As we write this we are filled with disgust, anger...
Reflections from Aba Taylor, Executive Director For many in the LGBTQI community, the word “family” has been used as code to recognize others in that community. The word “family” substitutes a particular identity, often times veiled or not always evident,...