I Grew Up in a Racist Town, and I Never Even Knew It

I grew up in a small town in California, and like most blind, white people, I thought racism was solved. I was aware that occasionally individuals would say mean things about POC, but I assumed that was few and far between. I believed that being cruel wouldn't get you anywhere in life. Looking at our …

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Some Thoughts on Thanksgiving

So I do this every year.  Usually I talk about what I'm thankful for, but currently my mind is not headed that direction.  I think I'll just talk about my Thanksgiving this year. Yesterday was Thanksgiving.  My brother puts on a dinner for all of the climbers in Bishop every year, and I was expected …

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