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Occupy Movement 1960 – Hungering for Justice at the Lunch Counter

Day One of the Civil Rights Tour took us to Greensboro, North Carolina. On February 1, 1960, four African American college students dared to sit at Woolworth’s lunch counter and ask to be served like full citizens and customers instead … Continue reading

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Unbearable Whiteness

On this allegedly Spring day in March, we awoke at 4:44, packed up the Prius and drove through blizzard-like conditions to get to the Rockville Library to board the bus for the South. I had already taken down all of … Continue reading

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