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OVERDUE: Weeding Out Oppression in Libraries

OLA EDI & Antiracism Committee

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A podcast attempting to shine light on the radical inequities and the oppressive nature of the library profession, specifically as it pertains to BIPOC professionals and the communities they serve in the state of Oregon. An Oregon Library Association EDI & Antiracism production. This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the State Library of Oregon. Este proyecto ha sido posible en pa ...
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Love not hate will make the World 🌎 Great. God’s Law is to Love. Different skin, One Love and that is God who commands from above. We are GROWing over Oppression. We are Spiritual Beings and are not bound under Religion, We are bound by God to Love. Religion is about Money and Control A battle of Good vs Evil. Are you ready to GROW?Break free of the Mental chains Conqueror! We are the Keepers of the Dream as we head full steam on the Soul ...
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Into Liberation is a production of VISIONS, Inc, a non-profit organization that offers effective tools to help individuals and organizations communicate across differences and forge connections that drive collective success. Since 1984, we’ve offered research-based, time-tested approaches to cross-cultural learning that invite participants to engage in equity and inclusion work, starting at the personal and interpersonal levels and expanding to include changes toward institutional and cultur ...
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Sadness bears no remedy for the problems in your life That can’t make me sad, cause I’ve been there before don’t wanna go no more Can’t shake the way I feel Today! -Maurice White Smile the Beautiful Smile of Faith The Woman in the Mirror; Three times a Lady and I Love you Ugly crying.. Thank you…
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Join us as we sit down with Vincent Johnson, as he recounts his trajectory from being a 'third culture kid' to becoming the Director of Equity and Inclusive Excellence at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Growing up as the child of a serviceman who was stationed in Okinawa and Taiwan, as well as Washington, DC, Vincent's immersion in diff…
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In this episode, Immer Honorato, Library Outreach Specialist at the Tualatin Public Library, talks with us about connecting his library with his community in Tualatin, Oregon. As an immigrant of Mexico who grew up in Tualatin, Immer brings an important bilingual and bicultural perspective to bridging the gap between library services and a library’s…
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Life and its interruptions, GROW with the flow, don’t be Broken.. Broke up and broke down is what I was Called so many names I almost forgot my name was Jacqueline Dead Inside Like a tree that dies in the Winter only to come back in Spring The Love of God touched me The Light of God warmed me God reminded me, I am a Child of God and was so before I…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Here, there and everywhere Sowing the seeds of Love from God up above It ain’t me, it’s God It’s not about me it’s about us; We who live in this World If we want Change, we must be the Change Love is the Light that will draw them unto you Love is the way Love is the Key Love is the Greatest Powe…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Who does she think she is? I am She and She is Me and We as All My Children of God make up the Body The old folks used to say “That baby been here before” They come back.. Spirituality; there is an old soul in me Gravitate, Meditate and Elevate to your Higher Power; that’s Greatness To God be th…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom So Beautiful! I am truly honored and humbled! GROW Ambassador for God to Kenya Kennedy Lejah’s Sister, my Sister in the Lord; she named her baby Jacqueline Queen Awuor in my honor! God Bless Africa God Bless the World Thank you God for your Beautiful Plan Sow Love here We stand I Love You saith …
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom In this World but not Of this World Disconnected from the World, still here but connected to the Godly World I can hear the Wisdom, what I need to hear If they ain’t doing Right we don’t need to know what they’re doing; blood included Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Disconnect f…
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Africa 2024 GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom We become a shadow of our former selves A Renewing of our Minds This is a Spiritual Journey and you want to connect with your Higher being There is Keepers of the Dream and whoever that may be Connect, Meditate, Elevate, Gravitate Everyday all day✨💝 #SelfLove, #Spirituality, #Buddha,…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Beautiful Scripture Luke: 24 He is not here, he has Risen✨💝 Let me follow up with John 14 I like the whole scripture but moreso 10-25 As Jesus was telling his disciples that he will leave to join the Father, he also explains to the disciples that they are his Brothers; we are All My Children of …
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Multitalented Aaron Whitefield joins the hosts and shares insight gained from leading successful multicultural academic programs during the decade he spent working as an educator, library professional and youth development specialist in Columbus, Ohio. Aaron’s passion for uplifting youth and creating community is apparent, even while navigating sys…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Let Us fix Today.. Money changes a lot of things but money ain’t everything Money can’t even buy happiness To stop and look at this Beautiful creation of God’s didn’t cost me anything but a little time For the Love of money is the root of all evil Greed for what? Greed to Lift one to whom? Somet…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Dealing with difficult people For we wrestle not against flesh and blood but against powers and principalities; evil in high places God is in a Higher place God is willing, are we? The Spiritual Warfare out there By the Spirit of God within you, You are Greater Nothing shall stand in the way of …
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In this episode, Dr. Raymond (Ray) Pun (academic and research librarian at the Alder Graduate School of Education) shares insights on effective library advocacy through collaboration and community building, advice for aspiring librarians of color, and the value of involvement in the American Library Association and committee work. We hear about Ray…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom 9 But ye are a Chosen generation, a Royal priesthood, an Holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light; I Peter 2:9 Do you really know who you are? You are Gods! Unity and Prayer Love and Care The Holy S…
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“From the bottom of our hearts, we are so appreciative of your generousity and your ongoing devotion to Grow children Queen! Your benevolent support.. will enable us to make a big impact on these children we are taking care of, and it is absolutely invaluable.Dear God, I pray for my mentor and my sister Queen.Almighty God bless his effort in giving…
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I do, I GROW for you Look in the mirror and say it too ✨💝 Chains and Vices.. Trick your Mind into thinking you need it when you don’t The Will Power to leave it alone is Stronger than the desire to have it💯 I hear the chains falling Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Challenges mentor Champions -Ambassador Kenneth Godfrey Trust the Pr…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Yes Blessed, a Wise person avoids problems “If it wasn’t for bad luck, I wouldn’t have had any luck at all,” I used to say I even searched for four leaf clovers, never finding any I used to think life was just misery because that’s what my life was; I claimed Depression and Depression came to cl…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Why do bad things happen to Good people? Love is the answer✨💝 In the words of Alexei Navalni; “Never give up” I won’t.. I won’t give up or give in, as You fought till your dying breath I will also I will Sow and I will put in to GROW all over the World💫💞 Fly High Beautiful Spirit www.GROWLoveLif…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom A SuperBowl of Love.. Through it all and in spite of it all God is Greater than any problem Big or small On this Highway of Life Destination Up Ahead; Greatness Always do the Right thing Be the Best You you Can Be Keepers of the Dream The eyes of God are on the Sparrow and I know she watches Me …
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In this episode, we hear from Ayn Reyes Frazee and Mai Takahashi, co-chairs of the newly formed EDI Committee of ALSC (Association of Library Services to Children, a division of ALA). Frazee, who serves as current president of the Oregon Association of School Libraries, is a high school librarian in Portland and was a 2019 ALSC Equity and Diversity…
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What do feelings and emotions have to do with anti-oppression work? Join me as I welcome longtime VISIONS consultant and counselor Felipe Garcia, who specializes in Transactional Analysis, the liberatory psychology framework at the core of our model. Felipe is the author of several articles, including one you may have read if you’ve been part of a …
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Say, Say, Say We all have a say but I Say Rule the World in Love Welcome to your Life and Life more Abundantly✨💝 Acting on your Best behavior, there’s no turning back; even while you sleep, God got You! GROW and watch your Dreams come True Can you imagine willing to risk Life and limb just for a…
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A Mountain rises to Reach its Greatness It can’t get any Greater, so what does it do? Spread to create other Mountains Rise Great Mountain! Soldier of God✨💝 The battle is not yours, it’s the Lord’s cause the craving don’t never go away; You will have to Live with it: Mind over Anything ✨💝 The Will Power to Quit is stronger than the cravings Keepers…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom “The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people, but the silence over that by the Good people” -Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. I celebrate this Legend each and Everyday Being the Change to Change Tomorrow Today Sow Love to yourselves and one another, such is the C…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom God Bless you Beautiful You as You GROW Be the Change to Change the World, to Lift the World Change begins within and Spreads outward, like in the water a pebble going in, it happens; The Ripple Effect✨💝 Love we shall Sow Love we Shall Reap It’s up to us to Save us It’s our World, We want it to …
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom an Angel appeared before me.. Praise God from whom all Blessings Flow GROW; that’s a Blessing and it is a Blessing to Lift others to do so You are Born to be Alive✨💝 Life, Love and Your God-given Purpose It is what We are sent here to do Love; it is an action word, not just a verb, it means to d…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom hello from God I’m staying the course✨💝 Imma fight the Good fight I’m Staying Alive; not going nowhere It is God who’s helped me for God I Live, for God I die I learned in school about negatives and positives Negative Plus Negative equals negative Positive plus negative equals To receive a Posit…
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You've probably heard about the importance of mental health, but have you ever considered how it intersects with issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion? Join us for a conversation with Dr. Haley Sparks, the Director of VISIONS' Mental Health Program, as we explore the terrain of DEI work and mental health. Dr. Sparks, a personality psychologist…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom They’re now free Love is Free Falling Changing Hearts and Minds Let Go and Let God; All Day Everyday for #abetterway Let the Heavenly Godly Ancestral Spirits move us in a way of Love Love is the Greatest Power✨💝 Love drives out hate💯 Through Love w can Change things, make it better Love is the C…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Just a word on tonight to encourage you To Lift you To show you that we as a People are Greater than what we have become Sow Love all over the World here We GROW💫💞 www.GROWLoveLiftChange.org God is Love Love is the backbone of all religion Sow Love, GROW Love all over the World To drive out hate…
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We are joined in this episode by Nichelle M. Hayes, MPA, MLS, founding director of the Center for Black Literature & Culture, and former CEO (Interim) of the Indianapolis Public Library, and current President of the Black Caucus of the American Library Association (BCALA). Hayes shares her background in human resources with us as she discusses ways…
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What if you could immerse yourself in a captivating blend of personal stories, history, and introspective exploration, all while gaining powerful insights into racial equity, social justice, and their intricate relationship with land? That's exactly what we're offering in today's episode as we talk about PACE Connect @ Foxfire Ranch, taking place f…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom It’s going to work out fine God has a plan and that plan is for us to Prosper; Conquer the World, not the World Conquer us Love, it is an action word; a verb it means to do something Sow Love into your marriage, your family, your children, your job, Everywhere! If We Be the Change, We can Change…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom You’re passing it Keepers of the Dream Keep GROWing De ja Vue Could you be the Dream that I once knew? I had no clue but God knew! It just took something I had to do.. Jeremiah 29:11 God knows the thoughts and plans he has for our life, thoughts of Good and not of evil to give us an expected end…
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Note: This episode was recorded before the events of October 2023. In this episode I speak to longtime VISIONS consultant Dr. Deborah J. Walker, who has spent her life doing anti-oppression work-- a commitment rooted in her experiences growing up in Birmingham, Alabama in the 1960s. When she was 12, Dr. Walker was a block away from the 16th Street …
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In this episode, we have the absolute honor of speaking with Jamia Williams (Consumer Health Program Specialist with the Network of the National Library of Medicine(NNLM) Training Office) and Jamillah Gabriel (Critical Pedagogy Research Librarian in the Graduate School of Education at Harvard University and a PhD student in the School of Informatio…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom There are some on this Earth who have lost their minds Earthly gains, using religion through hate and oppression as a form of manipulation and Control does not earn favor with God the they will find God is Love; Love is the backbone of all religion It would be a disservice to live this Life and …
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This is a re-release of an episode recorded on September 20, 2022 and published on November 30, 2022: In this episode, we talk with Loida Garcia-Febo – a Puerto Rican American librarian, International Library Consultant expert in library services to diverse populations and human rights and the 2018-2019 President of the American Library Association…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Even through cement, there is Life As I watch God It has been a Journey to GROW We ain’t done though While it may seem so, evil don’t get away with evil Keep Rising, Shining and GROWing God will Lift you while making your enemies your footstool You are not anyone’s fool; You are a trailblazer! B…
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In this episode we talk with Dr. Sandy Littletree (Navajo/Eastern Shoshone), Assistant Professor at the Information School at the University of Washington, whose work focuses on Native North American Indigenous Knowledge. Dr. Littletree shares background about Indigenous systems of knowledge, and practical application as it pertains to Indigenous i…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom After all I went through, I had to pass this on the stairs too Peace and Quiet, I did not have then but I must have to focus I don’t even own a TV, I don’t want one I would rather watch the Trees blowing in the Wind I sat here and cried Grateful tears because the last two months was everything b…
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Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Face to face with hate Just the Good ol’ boys, always meaning some harm On top of the General Lee The Confederacy was against the United States 💞💫💞💫💞💫💞 Sink or Swim I was told It’s not Justice, it’s justus said Richard Pryor After 2 months justus were still struggling, trying to learn.. Word is getti…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom “Be like Nike, just Do it” Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Running up that hill Daily You and me for God to the World, To Lift the World to GROW💫💞 www.GROWLoveLiftChange.org God is Love Love is the backbone of all religion Sow Love, GROW Love all over the World To drive out hate…
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Still GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom Be the Rock of Courage On GROW.. We have built a foundation for Change by being the Change; to Change the World as we know it. By each one of us looking at ourselves and understanding that Change comes from within. Individually and together we have the capability to Change the World, with …
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*There were technical issues during the recording of this episode. We apologize for any minor disruptions* In this episode of Overdue, we talk with Jody Redifer, Program Specialist at Multnomah County Library; Enrique Rivera, Library Outreach Specialist at Multnomah County Library*, and Trevor Walraven, Associate Director of Policy and Prison Outre…
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GROW. Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom “They follow the pattern of the wind you see, cause they got no place to be, that’s why I’m starting with me..” The WoMan in the Mirror by the Spirit within Me, She shall GROW to Lift the World✨💝 “..and No message could’ve been any clearer, if you wanna make a Change take a look at yourself and…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom It’s not a coincidence; it’s God✨💝 Listen for that Quiet inner voice God is trying to Guide you In a World that is so unkind, You can be The BreaK Through, Changing Hearts and Minds God showed me and I learned to Love them from a Distance; Friends and Family It is Beyond them Find your God Given…
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GROW Greatness Reached over Oppression through Wisdom I am sent to GROW✨💝 Driving to Lift the World also What they don’t know is what they will know “I know thy works: behold, I have set before Thee an open door, and no man can shut it: for thou hast a little strength, and hast kept my word, and hast not denied my name” Revelations 3:8 God help us …
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In light of the continued fight against book banning and censorship, we are re-releasing a conversation from last fall with the 2022 School Library Journal School Librarian of the Year, K.C. Boyd, and the two 2022 School Librarian of the Year finalists, Pia Alliende and Andy Spinks. Amid book challenges, political and cultural attempts to staunch a…
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