So Hollings, captain of the football, baseball and golf teams at Northwestern High School, voted pretty much everything by his senior class, the rarest currency in our city — a kid smart enough, talented enough and motivated enough to rise above was on the ground.
I didn’t set out to be the first openly gay athlete playing in a major American team sport. But since I am, I’m happy to start the conversation. I wish I wasn’t the kid in the classroom raising his hand and saying, “I’m different.” If I had my way, someone else would have already done this. Nobody has, which is why I’m raising my hand.
Your Mind Is Your Greatest Asset [Inspiring Story] - Austine Media
“It remains to be seen in the long run how this will affect Detroiters, but in the short term, it is demoralizing. We, as a state, voted to repeal Public Act 4, and then in the lame duck session, the legislature passed a new emergency manager bill.”