Brooklyn Savvy talks with author Lisa Richesson and her son, John Boles to discuss her book White Lady, Black Sons. They talk about their family, relationships and circumstances that shaped them into who they are today. In her book, Richesson highlights her real life experience with relationships, race, neglect, abuse, failed dreams, endurance and reconciliations. Join us as Toni Williams and the panelist unravel this painful story.
On part two of this episode, we continue the tragic story of the domestic violence author Lisa Richesson and her son experienced. The group explore reasons why this abused was endured and the obstacles faced when trying to move forward. If you have friends or loved ones who are in an abusive relationship and don’t understand what they see, this episode will shed light on their perspective and offer insight for those who would like to help.