A Pause For Thought

Recently I got talking to somebody online, who said they had stopped watching the BBC since their coverage of George Floyd. Now I confess living overseas, I did not see their coverage, but this person did make one very informative comment. He stated that the BBC, had blamed all white people for this tragedy. I …

The Killings at The 16th Street Baptist Church, Birmingham, Alabama

In memory of Addie Mae Collins Cynthia Wesley Carole Robertson Carol Denise Mc Nair Includes Tom Brokaw interview with her parents. Condoleezza Rice was her friend and classmate. Here she speaks about the day of the bombings. CNN -Birmingham City Bombings Fast Facts The Bombing of The 16th Street Baptist Church Guy gets given a …

“Let Them See What They Have Done”

Emmett Till’s mother and Jackie Kennedy had some ideas in common. She had stated simply, “Let them see what they have done.” Jackie Kennedy was famously pictured at the inauguration of Lyndon Johnson, wearing a suit covered with the blood of her assassinated husband. Less than a decade previously Emmett Till’s mother had uttered similar …