But Aretha stood as a corrective to both, and tied them together. Her activist drive proved effective when the money ran dry. Her canon of anthems encompassed racial, gender, and sexual freedom, and properly located the hard knot of women at the center of the movement.
I, like many – including President Obama – wondered why he received the Nobel Peace Prize? He says he was not a worthy recipient. His opening statement in his acceptance […]
I am disheartened and disgusted… Republicans absent from March on Washington Not a single Republican elected official stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on Wednesday with activists, actors, […]
From my other blog at keepthings.wordpress.com
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Corruption in Africa: U.S. citizens complain about giving financial aid to impoverished 3rd World countries, yet as this short documentary made by people from Zimbabwe reveals that the type of […]
Where free unions and collective bargaining are forbidden, freedom is lost. – Ronald Reagan