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The Captivity of the White, American Male

Little did I know, when I woke up this morning, that I was enslaved.  I woke up this morning and drank my coffee.  I took a shower.   868 more words

Two Tuesday Quotes: Nathanael Greene and Ella Baker

So much inspiration from my past few days spent with Chris Gandy. One of many highlights were two trips into Greensboro to dine at Natty Greene’s… 1,390 more words


Oscars Are Nice, But...

At the Academy Awards this Sunday, some of the best talents working in the entertainment business will be honored, while millions watch on TV.  Less than two weeks earlier, there was a televised ceremony honoring people for their contribution to the world  — although you might have missed it. 245 more words


Middle School Students Fight To Save Piece Of Civil Rights History

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The movement to save an old Baltimore drugstore had gotten some help.  A group of middle school students is getting involved. 

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Richmond Honors Lunch Counter Sit-In

Via:  TimesDispatch.com

Fifty years to the day after 34 Virginia Union University students were arrested for trying to eat at a downtown Richmond lunch counter, hundreds of students from throughout central Virginia crowded the Carpenter Center today for a mid-morning stage presentation on the event. 148 more words

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