Never put a Were Wolf on your Guest List

Just when they were sure the strangest thing to happen in the Bay Area was a vampire war, Omari and Jamilah find themselves faced with a new threat: a werewolf, in the form of their recently bit friend Dragonbrush. As the full moon fatefully approaches, the siblings wonder what will happen to their Filipino friend…

Disney Brings Wonder Across Racial Lines

You have to witness it, the wide-eyed wonder verging on tears that will happen if he doesn’t stop blinking to check if it’s real or another of his countless fantasies.  created while experiencing a book, a comic, a television show, movie or role-playing game. His culture accurately depicted his ethnic background so often a footnote…

The Real Reason Black Kids Benefit From Black Teachers

By DAVID JACKSON APRIL 15, 2017 The fact that my skin color matches that of my students doesn’t give me any superpowers as an educator. But it does give me the ability to see them in a way that’s untarnished by the stereotypes, biases and cultural disconnects that fuel inequality and injustice — like the…