mighty mike at the adventure aquarium
easy as… ABC
He’s big! He’s bad! He’s dominating Philly billboards and commercial time. Although he hails from the Florida Lakes, you won’t have to travel that far to meet him. For a fraction of the cost, you can meet this 800ft, 14 foot guest right over the bridge. The one, the only, Mighty Mike! The Adventure Aquarium […]
tuesday for trayvon- what is race?
So in a fit of summer restlessness, my kids started making an alphabet of sights within our stomping grounds: Mt. Airy, Chestnut Hill, and Germantown. We’ll call it NW Philly ABC. We’re sharing our vote for a letter each day and asking for other ideas on Facebook. According to my rough calculations, we should be […]
tuesday for trayvon- talking to children
As a mother of 4 children, two of whom are black males, there is no dissolution that I have to prepare them for the same world that devalued the life of Trayvon Martin. That I have to make sure they understand that even though they may do nothing at all, the possibility does […]
I feel passionately about the death of Trayvon Martin and the trial of George Zimmerman. I feel those events in my bones, yet I find myself struggling for words. I was not surprised by the verdict. Both the law and history were on the side of the defendant. I try to honor the fact […]