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Je suis a fan of MLK, but are we using the celebration of his life as an opportunity to analyze his beliefs or just take a day off of school?
The best advice that I’ve ever received before I started to teach was to remember that each student was somebody’s baby. I can’t stop thinking about this advice in the wake of the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman case and today’s protests. And obviously, neither can many others. Yesterday, a contrite President Obama told the world that... Read more »
President Obama shared the limelight with Dr. King yesterday. King, a man President Obama has called his North Star, a man he described as having “prophetic eloquence,” left his imprint on the Inaugural address and the festivities. Mason, Julie, Politico, MLK’s dream in view, activists at a distance, 10/14/11, www.politico.com/news/stories/1011/65936.html Reread the Inaugural address (“Address”). ... Read more »
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