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207: Listen first. A Conversation with my Daughter

Updated: Apr 21

On Air with Ella podcast - episode 207

Episode 207 was inspired by my relationship with my daughter Mamie, who came into my life as an unexpected and unearned blessing, and has been teaching me, inspiring me, laughing and loving with me for the past 20 years. I hope this conversation brings you value - there are many resources below to help continue this discussion.


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Articles/Blog Posts

"Why You Need to Stop Saying 'All Lives Matter'" by Rachel Cargle

"Your Black Colleagues May Look Like They're Okay – Chances Are They're Not" by Danielle Cadet

"75 Things White People Can Do for Racial Justice" by Corrine Shutack

"Why you should stop saying 'All Lives Matter," explained in 9 different ways" by German Lopez


Mental Health Issues Facing the Black Community - a comprehensive guide to how racism affects the African American community's mental health


I implore you to read this, read it with your family, think about it, talk about it: "Letter from a Birmingham Jail," by Martin Luther King, Jr., April 1963. (Too long to grab your attention? Go direct to page 4, last paragraph, then start from the top.)


Video (also available as podcast):

Become the Bridge A Conversation between Steven Furtick and John Gray

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