The Hypocrisy of Heritage

By Andrea Price Connecting to my genealogical past is a journey I started in 2006 while pregnant with my first child. I wanted my children and future generations to know their personal genealogy. Since then, I’ve written narratives, prepared scrapbooks, and donated my family stories to a genealogical repository so others will…

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Watch “President Obama Delivers Eulogy at Funeral of Hon. Clementa Pinckney [FULL SPEECH]” on YouTube

https://youtu.be/RK7tYOVd0Hs Thousand of mourners gathered to celebrate the life and service of the Hon. Rev. Clementa Pinckney.  Rev. Pinckney along with Cynthia Hurd, Susie Jackson, Ethel Lance, Rev. DePayne Middleton-Doctor, Tywanza Sanders, Rev. Daniel Simmons Sr., Rev. Sharonda Singleton and Myra Thompson were brutally murdered while having Bible Study at Mother Emanuel…

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WATCH: Funeral of Honorable Reverend Clementa Pinckney

Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream Rev. Clementa Pinckney exemplified what it means to put faith in action. His commitment to service and giving to others reminds us of the gospel song, "May the Work I've Done Speak for Me." May his life serve as an example of how to love without…

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Reclaim Juneteenth

Juneteenth celebration in Austin, Texas, on June 19, 1900 By Andrea Price Wilmar, AR, a community of about 500 people, is home to one of the largest Juneteenth celebrations in the country. The celebration in Wilmar is affectionately known as June Dinner and people from all over the country converge on this…

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Why We Shouldn’t Trust Markets with our Civic Life

"The marketization of everything sharpens the sting of inequality and its social and civic consequence." Michael Sandel In the past three decades, says Michael Sandel, the US has drifted from a market economy to a market society; it's fair to say that an American's experience of shared civic life depends on how…

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