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Beyond the Bridge: The Suppression Never Ended

The stirring film Selma ends with Dr. King leading civil rights marchers across the bridge and to passage of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. It will help a new generation of Americans appreciate that historic accomplishment. 589 more words

President Obama

ARE ALL AMERICANS RACE BIASED?

SOME JUST ENJOY MAKING AMERICANS HATE AMERICANS!

While I take some time off, I will post material I receive from others. An old friend Emma C sent me this and it appears to question just exactly who the most race biased people in America today? 439 more words

OBAMA

In which I gently suggest something to white people

Take a look at these two pictures.

What do you think of these two guys?  Go ahead, jot down a few thoughts.

Okay.

I hate to break it to you, but you just told yourself more or less  956 more words

Politics

Letter from a Montgomery Office: A Response to Martin Luther King

Dear Dr. King,

As you no doubt recall, on Good Friday fifty-two years ago, you found yourself under the eyes of a guard and under the burden of proof. 1,294 more words

Personal Reflections

Oprah's "March" Falls On Deaf Ears

You know what I respect about Martin Luther King Jr.? It wasn’t about HIM. It was about equality. It was about human rights. It was about something bigger than the individual. 437 more words

Barack Obama

NEW KENSINGTON AND ARNOLD

Based on the constant reports in the newspaper both of these communities look like good places to stay away from.  I don’t think there are any businesses left in either community that haven’t been robbed.  228 more words

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