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ON THIS DAY: May 28, 2018

May 28th is

Amnesty International Day *

Hamburger Day

Sierra Club Day *

National Brisket Day

Menstrual Hygiene Day *

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History

May 28 in history

585 BC – A solar eclipse occurred, as predicted by Greek philosopher and scientist Thales, while Alyattes was battling Cyaxares in the Battle of the Eclipse… 927 more words

History

Betty Before X

Before Betty Shabazz became an activist, educator, mother and wife to Malcolm X, she was Betty Dean, a young and ambitious girl growing up in Detroit. 431 more words

Book Reviews

My mother, Betty Shabazz, taught me every child deserves to know their worth

Learning about the contributions of women, African Americans and Muslims to world history helped shape my identity.

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My mother, Betty Shabazz, taught me every child deserves to know their worth

Learning about the contributions of women, African Americans and Muslims to world history helped shape my identity.

from NBC News Top Stories http://ift.tt/2oAtdnE

Sacred Fires: Betty Shabazz, MLK, and Thich Nhat Hanh

I first wrote to Dr. King on June 1, 1965, explaining to him why some of us in Vietnam had immolated ourselves in protest against the war.

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Essays

Verse & Voice from Sojourners

verse of the day
But be doers of the word, and not merely hearers who deceive themselves. For if any are hearers of the word and not doers, they are like those who look at themselves in a mirror; for they look at themselves and, on going away, immediately forget what they were like. 85 more words

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