Mothers in Charge – Chicago is a newly formed chapter of the ten year old non-profit organization Mothers in Charge, Inc. Mothers in Charge, Inc. was started by Dorothy Johnson-Speight in Philadelphia in 2001 following the tragic murder of her son Khaaliq Jabbar Johnson over a parking space dispute. January 2013 Mrs. Johnson-Speight launched a Chicago chapter of Mothers in Charge under the leadership of Rev. Dr. Tasha M. Brown, pastor of Galewood Community Church UCC, and Carolyn Champion, Found
During the past two weeks, Americans has once again been forced to confront our intractable issue of race—live and in living color. Regular readers of my column are well aware of my writing modus operandi. My job is not to make you agree with what I write, but rather to make you get beyond your personal biases (and we all have them) and to consider another point of view.
If, after having read my column, it motivates you to discuss what I wrote with a friend or colleag