The news is really hard right now (as if it hasn’t been for months and years and… oh). Russia invaded Ukraine. Texas is trying to bully trans kids. People are trying to ban books and pretend racism wasn’t so bad and doesn’t exist today.
It’s just a lot.
It’s hard to focus, it’s hard to work, it’s hard to stop doom scrolling. (guilty)
When that happens, I find it best to focus on small acts of love and kindness.
So among other things, I shared this on social media today from my West St. Paul Reader accounts (nothing gives me more joy than using my platforms to be a positive voice):
Continue reading An Inspiring Quote in a Troubling Time
“I could not look my granddaughter in the eye and tell her things needed to change but do nothing to change them.”-KaeJae Johnson, the first Black candidate to run for municipal office in West St. Paul