Aretha Franklin
By PHYLLIS C. MURRAY

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Aretha Franklin: The embodiment of a dream realized with God-given talent.  Aretha Franklin: The iconic soulful voice heard in the struggle for civil rights and human rights. Today, the nation applauds you as its most honored  citizen. Emerging from the church with spirit intact your meteoric rise to fame encompassed the imagination of women yearning for a “little respect.” Aretha Franklin: …

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Thanksgiving Day: Revisited
By PHYLLIS C. MURRAY

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Who is Justice? I would like to know. Whosoever she is, I could love her so; I could love her, though my race So seldom looks upon her face. ~ John Henrik Clarke   Thanksgiving is not that easy a subject to explore with students. The genocide of the Native Americans and Slavery, were part of an early American holocaust …

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