“I think for Starbucks there was something — well, brave isn’t quite the right word — but there was something aggressively interested in challenging people to have a conversation who were not the kind of people who generally have these conversations,” said former CNN anchor Soledad O’Brien.
Soledad O’Brien on Starbucks and Race
In an interview with The Washington Post, O’Brien talked about what she learned about Americans’ attitudes about race on her tour, what life as a person of color has taught her, and how people might best go about launching conversations about race in their daily lives.
Read the Q&A on the Inspired Life blog here: Soledad O’Brien on Starbucks: On the issue of race, ‘It’s okay to ask and it’s okay to answer’
By musesofamom, on March 25, 2015 at 7:52 pm, under Uncategorized. Tags: abc, African Americans, Black People, CNN, Current Events, Soledad Obrien, Washington Post. No Comments
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