Loved this! This is exactly the kind of conversation that needs to happen again, and again and again. And white people thinking “I don’t matter is b.s. They can make decisions in their families, communities, workplaces, civic organizations that lift up, support and amplify people of color. Your friends’s role on the zoning board is a perfect example of an area where he can leverage his privilege for the good of people like him. Bravo to you for having that conversation! Here’s to many more!

Host of the podcast, “Fragmented to Whole: Life Lessons from 12 Step Recovery" who writes, speaks and coaches about healing & growth.

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