Where’s My Valentine?

  • February 15, 2014
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A dozen roses. A box of chocolates. A romantic candlelight dinner. A thoughtful present wrapped with fancy red ribbon and bow.Oh, a card with clever wording that says you’re very special.What about a Valentine’s Day when the goodies don’t come your way?Will it still be Valentine’s Day?I sure hope teachers have…

Slaves Were Happy – No More, No Less

  • February 7, 2014
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America has advanced from Negro History Week to Black History Month. High school textbooks have come a long way since the time when there was no mention of slavery in them and then to a couple of paragraphs with a photo of contented-looking people picking cotton.My high school textbook said…