That's What She Said

Melissa Carter: We weren’t ready for it

"We weren’t ready for it." Those were the words offered to me by a close friend after the election. Her point was that since 53 percent of white women, 6 percent of black women, and 32 percent of Latinas vot...

Melissa Carter: Why Millie Pete really left Atlanta

“I bet that you miss that little boy.” That was said more than once to my mother while attending my aunt’s funeral. Millie Pete’s sister passed on Halloween and we were in Kentucky a few days later celebrati...