Jewell Parker Rhodes holds nothing back in sharing her inspirations for her books. She has a power to share events in a way that allows young people to understand the complex challenges in the world around major events and racism. This incredibly powerful session leaves viewers empowered to use their own voice, speak their truths, and think about the complexity of the world around them. Any questions you may have for Jewell Parker Rhodes, please email Ms. Carton and she will pass them along. Interested in getting your writing heard? Check out the Society of Young Inklings. To learn more about The Beauty of Human Skin in Every Color, check out this TED talk. See the Just Us Project PSA that was shared by Mrs. Rhodes. To see another powerful youth message, check out The Lie.