Teaching Tolerance Recognizes Excellence in Teaching

Please take a moment to view the profiles of these two fantastic teachers who were recently recognized by Teaching Tolerance as among the five best teachers in the nation. I was asked to spend a day in their Oregon and Wisconsin classrooms to document their approach to teaching and their thoughts about how to create…

Teaching Tolerance Award Winning Teachers

Teaching Tolerance Award Winning Teachers

        Here are three examples of the type of person our society should hold in high regard. They aren’t reality show stars or entertainers. They are some of the finest teachers in our country. Devoted, passionate and determined to inspire. They don’t make a lot of money, but they make our society…

SPLC Video looks at Skinheads

I’m proud to have worked for many years now with the Southern Poverty Law Center. You will not find a more devoted organization intent on challenging (in print and in court) the world of hate, inequality and racism. They continually produce award winning publications, films and videos. Many of the informational videos, like this one,…

SPLC Challenges Defense of Marriage Act on Behalf of Gay Veteran

SPLC Challenges Defense of Marriage Act on Behalf of Gay Veteran

  Please take a look at this important video below regarding equality for all who serve in our nation’s military. I met and photographed Tra C-Harris and her spouse, Maggie, for this video. Tracey served our country with honor and pride and is now battling Multiple Sclerosis, a condition the VA attributes to military duty….