Most people today do not consider Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to be, in any way, a radical. For example, during the King Holiday Celebration the one speech you will hear over and over again is, “I have a dream.” That’s acceptable to most of the country because it is all-inclusive. 515 more words
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He saw Lady Stanhope again over dinner that evening. She sat opposite Sir Walter at the head of the table, her hair, like the other women’s on this formal occasion, elaborately dressed with fanciful decoration, in her case a generous endowment of flora, including daffodils. 1,517 more words
Can all of the world’s humans really get along? living in peace and harmony? the answer is no! Currently, I’m reading the book “The Slave Trade: The Story of the Atlantic Slave Trade, 1440 – 1870″ by English historian, Hugh Thomas, also known as Lord Thomas of Swynnerton. 55 more words
The recent rash of black church burnings have many African-Americans wondering if this marks a resurgence of the nation’s original terrorists — white supremacists.
Following the June 17 massacre at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, S.C. 690 more words