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Commentary and conversations about life in Richmond, Indiana
Nov 12, 2020
Lauralee Hites on developing strategy, having hard conversations and finding our place
One of my favorite kinds of community conversations to have is with someone who is making great things happen, but who isn’t necessarily high profile in their work. They lead, guide, advise, nudge and help in powerful ways, but their names don’t always make the traditional “community leader” lists. That’s why I wanted to talk […] The post Lauralee Hites on developing strategy, having hard conversations and finding our place appeared first on Richmond Matters.
Oct 15, 2020
Kelley Cruse-Nicholson on witnessing the vehicle attack on Black Lives Matter marchers
On September 5th 2020, Richmond saw an act of aggression and violence against peaceful marchers who were demonstrating in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, as a local man drove his vehicle through the line of people, striking and injuring some of them. A few people have reduced this event to arguments over traffic […] The post Kelley Cruse-Nicholson on witnessing the vehicle attack on Black Lives Matter marchers appeared first on Richmond Matters.
Sep 10, 2020
IN Focus with…me
As a follow up to the hosting of WCTV’s IN Focus public affairs program that I did in July of this year, where I focused on topics of systemic racism and concern about police violence against people of color, Eric Marsh and I sat down to debrief how those conversations went. We ended up having […] The post IN Focus with…me appeared first on Richmond Matters.
Jul 16, 2020
IN Focus with Mike Britt and Brylynn Quisenberry
The third and final (for now) episode of the public affairs program IN Focus that I have been guest-hosting in July aired this evening on WCTV. Like my earlier conversations with Betsy Schlabach, Archer Bunner and Bill Engle, it again touches on some of the challenges of confronting and addressing racism in our communities. First […] The post IN Focus with Mike Britt and Brylynn Quisenberry appeared first on Richmond Matters.
Jul 9, 2020
IN Focus with Archer Bunner and Bill Engle
In July I’m continuing to guest host a few episodes of the public affairs program IN Focus on WCTV, talking with my guests about racism and what it means for people in our community — especially white people — to be listening, learning and taking meaningful anti-racist action so that everyone who lives here can […] The post IN Focus with Archer Bunner and Bill Engle appeared first on Richmond Matters.
Jul 2, 2020
IN Focus with Betsy Schlabach
In the month of July I’m guest-hosting a few episodes of IN Focus, the public affairs program on Whitewater Community Television‘s WGTV Channel 11. In talking with my guests I’m hoping to keep the conversation going around our region’s biggest challenges and opportunities when it comes to addressing racism, and making sure that white people […] The post IN Focus with Betsy Schlabach appeared first on Richmond Matters.
Apr 28, 2020
We all need fresh air: Marcie Roberts of the Richmond Friends School
After 16 years working at the Richmond Friends School, Marcie Roberts is wrapping up her time leading the local independent school through significant growth and change. The current public health crisis has altered what her final months as Head of School look like, especially for an institution that values getting kids outside together, but the […] The post We all need fresh air: Marcie Roberts of the Richmond Friends School appeared first on Richmond Matters.