Daily Archives: August 22, 2013

A Colorblind Society?

Huffington Post reported today; “Has the U.S. achieved Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream of a colorblind society? Fewer than half of all Americans say the country has made substantial progress in the past 50 years toward racial equality, a new … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | 1963 March on Washington Heroes: Whitney Young & Roy Wilkins

This week is the 50th Anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington for Justice and Jobs. Let’s look back at some of the heroes of the March. Today’s Heroes are Whitney Young & Roy Wilkins   Whitney Moore Young Jr. … Continue reading

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