What does it mean to be American? Read Ms. Bailey’s insightful blog post. Click on the link:
I so agree. These are trying times to be American,and vital that we uphold the very highest ideals.
One of the main arguments I hear in favor of allowing undocumented people to live freely in the United States is that “they” take jobs that American citizens do not want such as backbreaking, physically demanding housekeeping and agricultural jobs. This is the wrong argument for immigration-rights activists like me to advance because it perpetuates […]
via A Mistaken Appeal to Selfishness — Laura Jean Bailey
— from the blog of Fred Klonsky Please note: this is NOT my original blog, but reblogged
— from the blog of Fred Klonsky
It is not something we often see on Michigan Avenue. Hanging over the entrance of the Art Institute of Chicago is a giant banner with a monumental image of Gideon, a Black portrait drawn in black and white, with glowing black skin, wide nose and wide lips. It’s style is classical realism. The banner announces the […]
via A Charles White retrospective on the centenary of his birth in Chicago. — Fred Klonsky
Okay, writers, artists, educators, poets, HUMANS… Hear this:
Tiferet Journal hopes to foster peace through literature and art.
There is nothing better. Period. Read. Write. Learn.
US News and World Report published an interesting article on June 1st, about “The Girls Who Paved the Way,” stating that the true heroes of school desegregation were the girls and women who laid the foundations for Brown v. Board of Education.