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An Unnecessary Attack on Christmas

It appears that one of the major goals coming out of the recent Million Man March, labeled “Equal Justice or Else,” was a call for Black America to boycott Black Friday and every shopping day throughout the entire Christmas season. 819 more words

Black Culture

Battling Perfectionism with 'Good Enough'

Once again I’m fighting this battle with fear, perfectionism and shame. I can’t write about this or that because I’m afraid it won’t be good enough or it won’t resonate with my readers. 778 more words


Writer outraged by 'disrespectful' decision to cast white actor as Martin Luther King in her play 

Memphis playwright Katori Hall is furious at a director’s “tone deaf and disrespectful” choice to cast a white actor as Martin Luther King in her play. 338 more words


2015 Records of Achievement Award

Last week, A’Lelia Bundles, the Chair and President of the National Archives Foundation, and I presented the 2015 National Archives Foundation Records of Achievement Award to Taylor Branch… 494 more words

NARA Records

A Different Attitude Towards Work

I recently read the story of a man who drew an amazing maze some 30 years ago.  It has everyone talking.  It is really complex and impossible to solve. 665 more words

Aria E. Appleford Blogs

Obama Defends "Black Lives Matter" Movement. Will Speak to National Police Chiefs' Convention Tomorrow

Black Lives Matter is quickly turning into a new generation of Westboro Baptist Church. Protesting during the funeral of a fallen officer? Despicable. – CJ Pearson, Black American Conservative and Facebook Celebrity, 13 years old!

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