From the age of seven, Lori Wilson knew that she wanted to be a surgeon. While other kids were reading Dr. Seuss, Wilson was fascinated by an anatomy section inside an encyclopedia in her house. “I remember when I was little, I would watch ‘MASH,’ which was a show about surgeons,” Wilson said. “I wanted to be like Hawkeye, who was the guy surgeon who saved people and was good at what he did.” When she was in the 10th grade, Wilson was selected to participate in a summer program that focused on cancer research. She decided then that...Read More
Byline: Shannen Hill
Sparing the Rod and
Saving Our Children
Stacey Patton pro-vides a powerful, heart-breaking look at the link with white supremacy and why it's time to stop hitting our children, for their sake and the future of black families. Click here to read.