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December 2017

December 1, 2017 We kicked off the last month with the National Association of Multicultural Educators (N.A.M.E.) Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah with a special screening of “The Uncomfortable Truth“. This was a standing room only screening with people even sitting on the floor. It was a pleasure to meet so many new faces…

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November 2017

November 2, 2017 The last month has been incredible for the Joan Trumpauer Mulholland Foundation. We started it off with a meeting with the Salt Lake City School District and they not only want to have the “She Stood for Freedom” Curriculum for all of their 5th graders but asked if they could help create…

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Emmett Till

Today is Emmett Till’s birthday. He would have been 76 if he wasn’t brutally murdered in 1955 after just turning 14 years old a month earlier. I often forget that Emmett Till was the same age as my mother but they lived in two very different worlds. I asked her once if she knew about…

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Dick Gregory

My mom never talked much about Dick Gregory who passed away last night in D.C. at the age of 84 but last night her voice seemed a little more emotional when talking about the passing of another Civil Rights Activist. I finished watching a movie with my wife when I checked my voicemail. It was…

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