Thursday, October 17, 2019
The day President Johnson upstaged Fannie Lou Hamer.
Fannie Lou Hamer, a civil rights activist, working for voting rights gets marginalized by President Johnson when he calls an impromtu press conference which makes the broadcast networks swivel the TV spot light from Ms. Hamer's testimony to him. This is an example of "dirty tricks" and the power of white privilege.
The 25th congressional district which includes Rochester, NY and its surrounding suburbs is the second worst congressional district in t...
From "How the U.S. church can confront the legacy of slavery" in the October 14, 2019 issue of America Magazine by Olga Segur...
Great documentary. Well worth seeing. It is streaming on Netflix.