"What do we tell our children?"
Last week, I answered that question in front of an audience of 850+ people in Portland, Oregon. Here's what I had to say (starting at 42:51):
Our local news media covered the event the next day:
I'm grateful to my co-presenters, Oregon Commission on Hispanic Affairs Chair Alberto Moreno and Oregon Poet Laureate Elizabeth Woody, emcee Kevin Carroll and event organizer Natalie Sept for holding this space. We came together as a community in full force to voice our resistance to politics of hate -- and we were definitely heard.