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Learn Your History, Betsy Devos

Betsy DeVos and Ruby Bridges equivalency? It’s disgusting and racist to even suggest a similarity but the Trump administration being themselves again… My thoughts on it. 17 more words

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The Problem We STILL Live With

Hello. It’s been a while. My life has been absolutely insane.

In January, I took a contract to write thirty 600-word articles for a VA loans company, and fortunately the friend I report to let me have some flexibility in my regular monthly article-writing deadline, but that meant that when February rolled around, I was already behind on my regular work for this month. 1,247 more words

Social Justice

God's Protection

Bible:

“Therefore thus says the Lord concerning the king of Assyria: He shall not come into this city or shoot an arrow there, or come before it with a shield or cast up a siege mound against it. 492 more words

Ruby Bridges -- Black History Month

I remember hearing of Ruby Bridges for the first time in elementary school. I was in 5th grade and just a few years older than she was when at the age of 6, she walked through the doors of William Frantz Elementary School in New Orleans, LA. 780 more words

Black History Month 2017

A purposeful life

The Problem We All Live With by Norman Rockwell dramatizes Ruby Bridges and her U.S. Marshal escorts. Image courtesy of the Norman Rockwell Museum.

Story and photos by Kasey Jackson… 1,618 more words

Feature Story

Cartoonist Hammered For Comparing DeVos To Iconic Civil Rights Painting

The cartoonist who was under fire for depicting U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos as a young African-American girl in an iconic civil rights painting explained Wednesday about his controversial decision, reports… 410 more words

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Cartoonist Hammered For Comparing DeVos To Iconic Civil Rights Painting

The cartoonist who was under fire for depicting U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos as a young African-American girl in an iconic civil rights painting explained Wednesday about his controversial decision, reports… 410 more words

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