Edition #29 Notes
The Leaders edition is a special collaboration with educator and writer Marcie Alvis-Walker. Marcie runs the Black Coffee with White Friends blog and Instagram, alongside Mockingbird History Lessons for Adults, and the Cream & Sugar book club.
This edition contains a timely reminder by author Octavia Butler, who in Parable of the Talents wrote about what it means to be a true leader and the active part we all must play in making sure we choose leadership that is kind, just, and for all.
We are donating $5 from every notebook to Color of Change, an organization that empowers us to do something real about injustice through legislative action.
- "Kindness Eases Change" and a portrait of Octavia Butler
- Created with
- Marcie Alvis-Walker
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- Cover Material
- Organic cotton
- Material Fray
- Bright lime
- Endsheet Design
- Octavia Butler's writings
- Endsheet Material
- 80lb coated
- 48 pages on 70lb smooth white
- Room205 by Simon Walker and Caluna by Jos Buivenga
- October 2020
Choose with wisdom
Leaders comes in three gradients, from the color palette used by Marcie in 2020 on Black Coffee with White Friends.
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