Tag Archives: Selma

Transcript: Read Full Text of President Barack Obama’s Speech in Selma

We have often written about our love of Harlem and what it represents – past, present and future. We believe that President’s Obama’s March 7th speech  commemorating “Bloody Sunday” provides an amazing opportunity to learn, appreciate and share all of what … Continue reading

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QUOTE: Common “Selma is now”

“I am the hopeful black woman who was denied her right to vote. I am the caring white supporter killed on the front lines of freedom. I am the unarmed black kid who maybe needed a hand but was instead … Continue reading

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