Monthly Archives: February, 2013

One Sprinter, Many Hurdles – ESPN Video – ESPN

No one should go through what this young girl went through: abandonment, physical abuse, homelessness, incest, cancer.  Latipha Cross not only went through them, she triumphed over them.  She has the heart of a lion, full of immeasurable strength and courage. One Sprinter, Many Hurdles – ESPN Video – ESPN. Advertisements

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Black History Month: Mildred Roxborough, an NAACP Treasure | NAACP

Mrs. Roxborough has been a member since she was nine years old and remembers when her parents fought to secure the right to vote in Brownsville, Tennessee. In her town, many African Americans who attempted to vote were denied the credit they needed to feed their families and fired from their jobs—including Mrs. Roxborough’s mother, …

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U.S. Postal Service to Honor Rosa Parks | News | BET

U.S. Postal Service to Honor Rosa Parks | News | BET.

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