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Inside the Mind of Daniel Thompson: On Arzell Thompson, ‘Flukie’

It’s taken me a long time to appreciate and understand my grandfather, Arzell “Flukie” Thompson, and how his kindness is the most important trait he imparted on my family. Bessie Green gave birth to Arzell on Feb 23, 1917, in Nelton, Miss. Growing up a Black man in the Jim Crow South, my grandfather’s opportunities … Continue reading Inside the Mind of Daniel Thompson: On Arzell Thompson, ‘Flukie’

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First 5 steps ‘Inside the Mind of Daniel Thompson’

KENOSHA ⏤ Since August, a good number of people have heard the name “Daniel Thompson”, some have come to know the journalist, and few have glimpsed my mind and thoughts.  However, over time, I’ve realized that this leaves a lot left to be colored in. As a result, I’ve seen some argue points on my … Continue reading First 5 steps ‘Inside the Mind of Daniel Thompson’