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The Speech of Rosetta Jones

This is a copy of the speech given by Rosetta Jones at a civil rights meeting in her church in May of 1968.  Rosetta was originally asked to speak to the youth of the church to remind them why the civil rights movement was important.  1,067 more words

Historical Fiction

A Dream in the Clouds

Freedom and dream are among the words emphasized in the famous I Have A Dream speech, by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This word cloud also shows some of the others from his historical speech.

Digital Storytelling the Civil Rights Edition

Digital Storytelling Activity

This post will include details on an activity that is to be completed by students while covering the civil rights movement in class. 248 more words

Civil Rights Movement

Audio Book Review: David and Goliath

David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell
Narrator: Malcolm Gladwell
Publisher: Hachette Audio
Length: 7 hours, 0 minutes
Publication Date: 2013

If you’ve ever seen a picture of Malcolm Gladwell you might underestimate him. 500 more words

Audio Book

PASTOR PFLEGER PRESS CONFERENCE ON THE VIOLENCE IN CHICAGO

Late this afternoon, Monday, April 21,…

Pastor Michael Pfleger will hold a Press Conference, starting  at 5:45 pm. regarding the violent weekend!

At the Ark of St Sabina, 78th Racine, Chicago, Illinois

Remembering Pete Seeger: An innovator, invigorator, and entrepreneur of love

On Monday night, the world lost one of its biggest, brightest and best musicians. Pete Seeger, a pivotal figure in American music, who not only retained the elements of folk music throughout his 70-year career but also influenced extraordinary musicians ranging from Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, and Tom Morello, died of natural causes after spending five days in a New York hospital. 500 more words

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