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Southern Lives Matter_Alabama Rally turns out to be a "DUD" with no attendees!

The a group of 30 Angry Pro Confederate Flag Supporters/Protestors sparked a controversial debate when the crowd showed up for a rally this past Friday August 28, 2015 at the Alabama Capitol State House in favor of the flag and carrying ‘Southern Lives Matter’ posters to mock the ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement. 365 more words

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This Week In Black History…For the Week of August 26-September 1

 

August 26

1943—In a primarily token gesture Black Chicago Congressman William L. Dawson is recommended to be the Democratic Party’s vice presidential candidate. For several years, Dawson was the only African-American in the United States Congress. 1,031 more words

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Critical Thinking & Conscience: Learning from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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I have been taking the time to do some reading and reflecting and yesterday I wrote a short piece about reason, critical thinking and the challenge of unreason and anti-intellectualism in our society. 990 more words

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Please Don’t Do A Christopher Columbus On The Dr. Martin L. King I Have A Dream Speech Done In Rocky Mount NC

Rocky Mount and Booker T. Washington High School friends and family are honored and proud. But one correction please…we all knew about the tape. It has been played numerous times on local cable stations for years! 131 more words

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Earlier Recording Of MLK’s ‘I Have A Dream’ Speech Discovered

Before the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech to hundreds of thousands of people gathered in Washington in 1963, he fine-tuned his civil rights message before a much smaller audience in North Carolina. 195 more words

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Earlier Recording Of MLK’s ‘I Have A Dream’ Speech Discovered

Before the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech to hundreds of thousands of people gathered in Washington in 1963, he fine-tuned his civil rights message before a much smaller audience in North Carolina. 195 more words

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