Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 11:30am
Reverend Jesse Jackson speaks with students on Tuesday.

Jarred and unsettled, Michigan in Color has shared in the sentiments of many students, faculty and staff on campus: fear, confusion, hopelessness, urgency and the need for action. Given that Michigan in Color is a space by and for people of color, our work has centered on providing MiC as a space and a platform for students to make sense of the about face taken by world around us. As events unfold rapidly, this world seems increasingly against us, our prosperity, our joy and our very existence.

Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 9:03pm
Enjoying the last sweet days of President Barack Obama's presidency

Donald Trump’s rhetoric has been described as unsubstantial, aerated and fickle. I call the GOP presidential nominee’s speaking style Trump-Talk: using words like “perhaps,” “maybe” and “probably,” Trump rips accountability from himself and recklessly blames others. This shouldn’t be taken lightly. Believe it or not, Trump’s rhetoric and reckless blaming is the key ingredient to a recipe for radicalization.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 8:42pm

We are the Multicultural Leadership Council, a coalition of graduate student leaders committed to the well-being and success of students of color at the University of Michigan. Last year, the University’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion strategic planning process increased campus dialogue surrounding diversity goals that our constituencies have worked toward for decades. This week, University-wide and unit-specific DEI strategic plans will be released.

Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 8:20pm

To be fat is to be guilty.

To be Black is to be guilty.