I Don’t Understand My Black Middle Class Friends

“Outside Looking In” cartoon (cropped), April 22, 2010. (Jack Ohman, The Oregonian).

Since my eleventh birthday in 1980, poverty has been one of the defining features of my life. Between 1988 and 1999, I would go through three periods of significant unemployment, a…

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Donald Earl Collins

Donald Earl Collins

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Freelancer via @washingtonpost | @TheAtlantic |@AJEnglish | @Guardian; American Univ. & UMUC history prof. Invite me to write/speak: donaldearlcollins@gmail.com