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WATCH: Educator Jane Elliott Joins Frederick Podcast
Street Talk
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Street Talk
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WATCH: Educator Jane Elliott Joins Frederick Podcast

Kiki Wilson - August 6, 2020

Jane Elliott is a renowned American educator, simulating her infamous Blue Eyes, Brown Eyes exercise and sparking racial discussions all over the country. In celebration of the Let's Ketchup Podcast's one year anniversary, the panel booked Elliott to have an endearing and provocative conversation on current times. What a feat! Check it out!

Representation Matters.
Politic.
295 views
Politic.
295 views

Representation Matters.

Kiki Wilson - July 30, 2020

Under-representation misses the full spectrum of perspective and experience. It only tells one part of the story while the other pieces go undiscovered. How can all be heard if everyone is not in the room? Inclusion may have been discussed in years prior, but it was only until recently that the Frederick County government took action to diversify its workforce, evident by the newly formed Diversity Committee in 2018 tasked with working on a DNI, Diversity and Inclusion Plan.

Black Girl Magic Sprinkles!
Day In The Life
231 views
Day In The Life
231 views

Black Girl Magic Sprinkles!

Kiki Wilson - July 28, 2020

The story of Black Girl Magic Sprinkles is about a little black girl aspiring to become a teacher but is discouraged because she cannot find any who look like her. With her magic sprinkles, the little girl can transform into anyone she wants to be! Writing and publishing a book was always on the Andersons' to-do list and the COVID-19 quarantine allowed the venture to flourish.

Scotty’s Bus Lane
Street Talk
247 views
Street Talk
247 views

Scotty’s Bus Lane

Kiki Wilson - July 23, 2020

On Tuesday, the city held a ceremony to change a street name to Scotty's Bus Lane, an homage to a Frederick legend. (more…)

WATCH: Blaze – Black Power
The Spin List
219 views
The Spin List
219 views

WATCH: Blaze – Black Power

Kiki Wilson - July 6, 2020

Gohnny Blaze dropped his single, "Black Power," this week. (more…)

George Floyd In Frederick…
Politic.
558 views
Politic.
558 views

George Floyd In Frederick…

Kiki Wilson - June 25, 2020

According to the Frederick Police' Use of Force report, the department noted "no troubling trends based on any particular characteristic of race, sex, or ethnicity." However, the numbers show gender and racial disparities exist. In 2019, men were subjected to use of force more than women and black men experienced the most force overall. (Frederick Police Department, 2019)

Rona the Renaissance Woman!
Day In The Life
376 views
Day In The Life
376 views

Rona the Renaissance Woman!

Kiki Wilson - June 25, 2020

"There are certain people who have the magic and certain people who don’t. Just keep going. You’re gonna go through the darkness and confusion and you’re gonna figure out what it is. You can’t rush it. You just have to know you have it. You need to find you and you need to be able to make it work." - Rona Mensah

The Quarantine Project
Day In The Life
336 views
Day In The Life
336 views

The Quarantine Project

Kiki Wilson - June 19, 2020

Damon Mackin is a local documentarian who produced The Quarantine Project, a visual that captures present-day during COVID-19 season.

#FrederickStrong
Politic.
887 views
Politic.
887 views

#FrederickStrong

Kiki Wilson - June 17, 2020

At a time when supporting black lives is trendy marketing, the Chamber's intentions are being publicly questioned as disingenuous. 12.5% of the Chamber board are African-American, none of whom are African-American women. Of the businesses that are a part of the organization, most are white-owned.

No Justice! No Peace!
Day In The Life
529 views
Day In The Life
529 views

No Justice! No Peace!

Kiki Wilson - June 7, 2020

One Accord 8:32 PM - The crowd trickles in the streets as the rally ends. A scream echoes, ricocheting in alleyways and reaches the city hall steps.…

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WATCH: Educator Jane Elliott Joins Frederick Podcast
Street Talk
88 views
Street Talk
88 views

WATCH: Educator Jane Elliott Joins Frederick Podcast

Kiki Wilson - August 6, 2020

Jane Elliott is a renowned American educator, simulating her infamous Blue Eyes, Brown Eyes exercise and sparking racial discussions all over the country. In celebration of the Let's Ketchup Podcast's one year anniversary, the panel booked Elliott to have an endearing and provocative conversation on current times. What a feat! Check it out!

Representation Matters.
Politic.
295 views
Politic.
295 views

Representation Matters.

Kiki Wilson - July 30, 2020

Under-representation misses the full spectrum of perspective and experience. It only tells one part of the story while the other pieces go undiscovered. How can all be heard if everyone is not in the room? Inclusion may have been discussed in years prior, but it was only until recently that the Frederick County government took action to diversify its workforce, evident by the newly formed Diversity Committee in 2018 tasked with working on a DNI, Diversity and Inclusion Plan.

Black Girl Magic Sprinkles!
Day In The Life
231 views
Day In The Life
231 views

Black Girl Magic Sprinkles!

Kiki Wilson - July 28, 2020

The story of Black Girl Magic Sprinkles is about a little black girl aspiring to become a teacher but is discouraged because she cannot find any who look like her. With her magic sprinkles, the little girl can transform into anyone she wants to be! Writing and publishing a book was always on the Andersons' to-do list and the COVID-19 quarantine allowed the venture to flourish.

Scotty’s Bus Lane
Street Talk
247 views
Street Talk
247 views

Scotty’s Bus Lane

Kiki Wilson - July 23, 2020

On Tuesday, the city held a ceremony to change a street name to Scotty's Bus Lane, an homage to a Frederick legend. (more…)

WATCH: Blaze – Black Power
The Spin List
219 views
The Spin List
219 views

WATCH: Blaze – Black Power

Kiki Wilson - July 6, 2020

Gohnny Blaze dropped his single, "Black Power," this week. (more…)

George Floyd In Frederick…
Politic.
558 views
Politic.
558 views

George Floyd In Frederick…

Kiki Wilson - June 25, 2020

According to the Frederick Police' Use of Force report, the department noted "no troubling trends based on any particular characteristic of race, sex, or ethnicity." However, the numbers show gender and racial disparities exist. In 2019, men were subjected to use of force more than women and black men experienced the most force overall. (Frederick Police Department, 2019)

Rona the Renaissance Woman!
Day In The Life
376 views
Day In The Life
376 views

Rona the Renaissance Woman!

Kiki Wilson - June 25, 2020

"There are certain people who have the magic and certain people who don’t. Just keep going. You’re gonna go through the darkness and confusion and you’re gonna figure out what it is. You can’t rush it. You just have to know you have it. You need to find you and you need to be able to make it work." - Rona Mensah

The Quarantine Project
Day In The Life
336 views
Day In The Life
336 views

The Quarantine Project

Kiki Wilson - June 19, 2020

Damon Mackin is a local documentarian who produced The Quarantine Project, a visual that captures present-day during COVID-19 season.

#FrederickStrong
Politic.
887 views
Politic.
887 views

#FrederickStrong

Kiki Wilson - June 17, 2020

At a time when supporting black lives is trendy marketing, the Chamber's intentions are being publicly questioned as disingenuous. 12.5% of the Chamber board are African-American, none of whom are African-American women. Of the businesses that are a part of the organization, most are white-owned.

No Justice! No Peace!
Day In The Life
529 views
Day In The Life
529 views

No Justice! No Peace!

Kiki Wilson - June 7, 2020

One Accord 8:32 PM - The crowd trickles in the streets as the rally ends. A scream echoes, ricocheting in alleyways and reaches the city hall steps.…

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