Today I want to acknowledge a man of many firsts on the tennis court and who had a passion for social justice and civil rights: Arthur Ashe.
In the midst of this voting season, I was reminded that yesterday, August 18, 2020, was the one hundred year anniversary of the 19th Amendment being ratified. The 19th Amendment gave women the right to legally vote.
Writing letters is almost as fun as receiving them.
It's Your Turn. Conversations flow both ways.
29 words of encouragement on the 29th day of July.
July 25, 1946. The date of the United States of America’s last mass lynching. In Monroe, GA on Moore’s Ford Bridge, four African-American people were lynched by a mob of over twenty White men.
Uncomfortable: in a state of discomfort; uneasy; conscious of stress or strain.
Last Friday (July 17th), we lost two American heroes and trailblazers: Minister C.T. Vivian and Congressman John Lewis.
R is for Respect because there is no respectful way to honor Native people through mascots. R is for Respect because we can respect Native people by removing our mascots (especially at SCCS).