Free, quality education to everyone? We did then, in California. (Thank you, taxpayers!)
Clark Kerr stated that the goal of the Master Plan was to balance the "competing demands of fostering excellence and guaranteeing educational access for all."
My first grandchild was born in late June. I love daughter fiercely, but there's something even more special about grandchildren. Elated and over-the-moon are two ways to describe it. That baby girl is my world.
Choose to make peace with the past so you can mentally and emotionally unchain yourself. Forgive yourself for what was and refocus your energy to new possibilities. You're free to be who you truly want to be right now. You can evolve. You can change. You can be better.
If Carl Braden was arrested and sentenced to 15 years in jail for sedition, because he had the audacity to purchase a home for a Black Veteran in the 1950s, who wanted the home but the real estate agent didn’t sell to Negroes, then why are they pussyfooting with 1/6 traitors?
Philando Castile's homocide at the hands of a police officer convinced me #BlackLivesMatter was everyone's concern.
I saw the film and heard the words spoken by Diamond Reynolds as he died. Her 4-yr-old daughter was in a carseat in the back.
Prior to these past five years, I thought that if racism was more overt, people would see it and things might change faster. I think that thesis has been disproven. Or maybe it hasn't been long enough to have a clear effect on society.