Learning & Action from Grace's Racial Equity Team - November 24
“Walking While Black” is an intimate look into what it’s like for a man to walk through different neighborhoods in Black skin.
The author shares how he was able to walk through notoriously dangerous areas of Kingston, Jamaica while he was growing up. Coming to New Orleans for college and living as a professional in New York City brought entirely new and scary experiences because of how fellow, white pedestrians and the police view him. One paragraph: