Let’s Journey Together

I love conversation, hearing what other people thinking, playing with ideas, dialoguing about differences, and encouraging each other. That is what is happening every day in the closed Facebook group “Journey Together.” And you are very welcome to be a...

Right the Wrongs

  *Click now to download my most popular posts on Race in America:  www.jessicajourney.com/race.*   “The way to right wrongs is to turn the light of truth upon them.” Ida B. Wells Slavery, racism, white supremacy, and discrimination are a part of our...

Madam C.J. Walker

*Click now to download my most popular posts on Race in America:  www.jessicajourney.com/race.* One of my very favorite people! Yes, the first black woman millionaire can be found in the Blacksonian! I am particularly fond of Madam C.J. Walker because she built her...

Your Freed Self

*Click now to download my most popular posts on Race in America:  www.jessicajourney.com/race.* One of my favorite authors is quoted in the new Blacksonian (National Museum for African American History and Culture). From Beloved, Toni Morrison writes: “Freeing...

History is Present

*Click now to download my most popular posts on Race in America:  www.jessicajourney.com/race.* “The great force of history comes from the fact that we carry it within us, are unconsciously controlled by it…History is literally present in all that we do.” James...

Do not forget

  *Click now to download my most popular posts on Race in America:  www.jessicajourney.com/race.* “Because if once the world forgets evil, evil is reborn.” The Crisis 1919 In reflection, I consider the weightiness of our nation’s violent history of slavery,...