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Two Giants Speak

Posted January 28, 2014 by David Smallwood

(Quite possibly, the two greatest collections of inspirational words spoken by men of African descent were Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have A Dream Speech” and the late Nelson Mandela’s Inaugural Address when he became president of South Africa. Dr. King talked about letting “freedom ring” 50 years ago at the Lincoln Memorial in […]

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Phenomenally, Maya Angelou was Every Woman

Posted June 5, 2014 by Hermene Hartman

    Dr. Maya Angelou April 4, 1928 – May 28, 2014   Maya Angelou was a world-class lady whose life might have been the inspiration for Chaka Kahn’s song I’m Every Woman. Maya was every woman – that is, every Black woman living in her era, from 1928-2014. She lived a rich life, but […]

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VIVA MANDELA

Posted December 9, 2013 by Hermene Hartman

Sir Nelson Rolihlahla  Mandela was a world-class  leader.  His leadership style a rarity.  He was the ultimate leader of his time.  History will reverend him for years to come.  He was awesome and graceful as he grew into a statesman.  It will take a very long time to fully understand the Mandela dynamic and impact. […]

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