A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history.
EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE
If we accept and acquiesce in the face of discrimination, we accept the responsibility ourselves and allow those responsible to salve their conscience by believing that they have our acceptance and concurrence. We should, therefore, protest openly everything… that smacks of discrimination or slander. – Mary McLeod Bethune, educator
Sept. 19: Singer Freda Payne is 74. Guitarist-producer Nile Rodgers of Chic is 64. Director Kevin Hooks is 58. Singer Esperonza Griffin (Society of Soul) is 47. Rapper Eamon is 33.
Sept. 19, 1881: Booker T. Washington opens Tuskegee Institute in Alabama