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Are you strong enough?

Recently I had an amazing opportunity to hear Dr. Terrence Roberts speak.  Dr. Roberts was one of the original Little Rock Nine- the 9 Black students who entered Central HS in Little Rock with National Guard escorts for protection during the mandatory desegregation. 299 more words

Social Justice

Yuri Kochiyama: Sachi's Mentor

I’d never heard about Yuri Kochiyama before her death on June 1, 2014, when I began reading articles about this 93-year old Japanese American activist. 383 more words

History