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Black History Month - Ruby Bridges

Ruby Bridges

I do not know anyone, any black person that does not know the name Ruby Bridges. She was exhibiting Black Girl Magic before it was a thing! 299 more words

Typical Black Women

Ruby Bridges Through Her Eyes

Having grown up in the area where Norman Rockwell painted some of his most famous works, I remember not only the actual photographs of the little girl, but also the iconic painting of the girl in the white dress flanked by four federal marshals. 1,053 more words

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Ruby Bridges Through Her Eyes

Having grown up in the area where Norman Rockwell painted some of his most famous works, I remember not only the actual photographs of the little girl, but also the iconic painting of the girl in the white dress flanked by four federal marshals. 1,053 more words

On This Day -- September 8

September 8th is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 114 days remaining until the end of the year. 173 more words

On This Day

Learning to let go

Our Pastor gave a sermon on forgiveness and letting go recently. Of course, he was talking about national problems and historical events where the wounds have never healed and bitterness grows. 429 more words

Faith

LET ME

Lord, let me be the kind of person

who holds Ruby Bridges’ hand

to offer my seat to Rosa Parks

to shelter Ann Frank

to step in front of a baton… 53 more words