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SUSAN’S SPEAKING TOPICS

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Share| Author, Speaker Susan Klopfer INVITE AUTHOR SUSAN KLOPFER to speak on — 2015: 60th Anniversary of the Murder of  Emmett Till? Who Was This Young Man, and Why Are We Still Talking About Him Today? Are There Legitimate Comparisons to Recent Shootings of Young Black Males, and the 1955 Murder of Emmett Till (The Answer […]

New Amazon Review Posted on The Emmett Till Book – “… reads like a thriller.”

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I am happy to announce a new Amazon Customer Review on  The Emmett Till Book  (The Amazon edition is in print, only, but The Emmett Till Book is also available for eBook Format at Lulu, Nook, and iBook.)  The Emmett Till Book, by Susan Klopfer (a quick read about an important Mississippi murder)***** ***** ***** 1 of 1 […]

Diversity and Inclusion on a Budget – Ebook

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With today’s top diversity story focusing on a small community college getting headlines over a “no white people allowed” social event, I was happy to run into this book, Diversity and Inclusion on a Budget. Some people still aren’t getting it about diversity (the school’s diversity officer came up with the idea of the exclusive […]

Response to United States Supreme Court’s Voting Rights Decision by Long-Time Civil Rights Activist, Dr. John Salter

The late Aaron Henry, longtime Mississippi Voting  Rights and Civil Rights Activist speaks before a group at the University of Mississippi.(UM Photo) Dr. John Salter, aka Hunter Grey, who is a Civil Rights Veteran and Sociologist, was asked for his opinion on the recent Supremem Court decision over Voting Rights. Here’s his response:* * * […]

Most Americans Believe in Same Sex Marriage

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Report from The Drucker Institute Marital Strife Posted on Mar 29, 2013 | 7 Comments With a speed that has astonished both its supporters and its opponents, same-sex marriage has gained the support of a majority of Americans. Opinions and policies range from state to state, however, and this week the United States Supreme Court took up the […]

Why ethics and diversity matter: The case of Trayvon Martin coverage | Poynter.

This is a good article on the problems faced by mostly white media — it is dying through lack of diversity, as it should. No organization can remain un-diversified and survive. Business knows this, and the U.S. Supreme Court hears its message (something I find particularly interesting, coming from this conservative group). Any way… Take […]

Kellogg Named One of ’40 Best Companies’ for Diversity

PRESS RELEASE July 11, 2012, 1:00 p.m. EDT Kellogg Company Honored as One of “40 Best Companies for Diversity” in 2012 by Black Enterprise Magazine BATTLE CREEK, Mich., July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Kellogg Company has once again been named one of the “40 Best Companies for Diversity” in 2012 by Black Enterprise […]

Cultural Survival Rules Help Keep Retired Expats From Packing Their Bags and Going Home; Retirement Made Easy

Cultural differences important to consider for expats AS A NEWLY retired person, do you really expect EVERYTHING to go as planned? Consider the retiree who chooses to move to another country as an expat and then winds up going back home, giving up on the dream of living in a new culture because he or […]

What does retirement have to do with civil rights? diversity? social justice?

A quick note to readers of the Emmett Till blog — You are invited to drop by my newest blog, The Retirement Monologues at http://retirementmonologues.com/, where I am focusing on the latest retirement issues that face many of us as we march on through life. Not financial planning (everyone else worries about that), but fun stuff […]

A quick note to readers of this blog: You are invited to drop by my newest blog, The Retirement Monologues at http://retirementmonologues.com/ where I am focusing on the latest retirement issues that face many of us, as we march on through life. Not financial planning (everyone else worries about that), but fun stuff like what are you […]