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Flowers lying on a sidewalk outside of Pittsburgh synagogue

Empty Words

October 28, 2018 / 0 Comments

(This was going to be a Facebook post but it got long so I put it here.) Sending out lots of love to all of my Jewish friends, who must be reeling right now. This feels … eerily familiar. Sending out lots of love to all my black friends, who must be … what? Seething…

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I’m glad I’m not black

July 18, 2013 / 2 Comments

My regular Thursday “Ask Trisk” feature will be up later today. I just had to post this first.  I‘m glad I’m not black. Why? One reason: If I were, then my little four-year old son would grow into a black teenage boy someday. Being a black teenage boy in this country has to be a…

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