Moderated by Rick Badie
Can we talk? About race, that is. Given the Hawks’ controversy, now just might be a good time for racial dialogue. Today, a guest writer invites us to partake in “It’s Time to Talk: A Forum on Race,” an inaugural event Tuesday at the Delta Flight Museum. Two other essays also delve into racial matters; one suggests racial justice begins at the ballot box, while the other confronts an “attitude that kills young black men.”
Now’s time to have dialogue
By Laura Turner Sydel
Now is the time for Atlantans to come together to reflect on how we can enhance and modernize the conversation on race relations and the ignorance that is prevalent today. Our generation needs to be proactive instead of reactive, vigilant in recognizing injustice as it arises and knowing how to prevent problems before they begin.