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Happy Birthday Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. And Thank You.

Today is the official celebration of the birthday of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The Google Doodle from today, and the explanation behind it. 214 more words


Monday Meanderings: She Might Burn The Biscuits

We hear a lot today about the “war on women”, but one hundred years ago attitudes toward the fairer sex were very different than today.  One hundred years ago, women, known as suffragettes, were fighting for equality and the right to cast a ballot alongside the men. 616 more words

Monday Meanderings

A separate society

Gordon Parks; a celebrated and widely valued African American photographer, perfectly captures the daily life of an African American living under the separatism and racism created by the Jim Crow laws evident in 1950’s America. 123 more words


How should Colorado Springs Public Schools respond to NAACP bombing?

In a recent incident, the Colorado Springs NAACP appeared to come under attack of an explosive device for which many Colorado Springs Public School student have been made aware. 967 more words

Racism In Education