Judy Howard Ellis

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Thou shalt not ask FLOTUS about botox

Thou shalt not ask FLOTUS about botox

As Michelle Obama turns 50 on Friday, why waste time talking about her possible future choices about cosmetic surgery?

Can we tell the story of the Jim Crow South with ‘The Help’?

According to one story, The Help ranks as a reading list favorite among teachers. Is this because this book is kind, this book is smart and this book is important?

GOP overreaches with ‘Obama Girl’ tweets

GOP overreaches with ‘Obama Girl’ tweets

Sexist thinking like those in Kentucky’s U.S. Senate race and in the Army happen when people reach for stereotypes to express themselves.

What’s really scary about wearing ‘blackface’

Blackface isn’t like opening a box of crayons and playing pretend.