That title might sound like an oxymoron, or maybe you’re expecting 3 loose facts, but it’s here!! New England is filled with our stories and contributions. 432 more words
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Yes, African Slaves Had Built the White House! So What? Toward a More Inclusive American Narrative and Democratic Experiment
Yes, African Slaves Had Built the White House! So What?
Toward a More Inclusive American Narrative and Democratic Experiment
In her recent speech at the Democratic National Convention delivered on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, the first lady, Michelle Obama, has said publicly that African slaves had built the White house in which she, her husband, President Barack Hussein Obama, and their two daughters Sasha and Malia Obama (a black family), now live. 1,212 more words
Whenever someone says “I don’t see color,” I think back to a time when I didn’t notice it either.
I was a little girl, excited to open Christmas gifts. 164 more words
THE SEAMSTRESS WAS indeed called Nelly but she preferred the name Annie. Sitting next to Annie, then, was Nell’s pastime for the next week or more, and as Mr Sharp had said, it didn’t take long to master her skills. 1,151 more words