Sharing our history; finding the Pioneers among us
February 8, 2024
Happy Black History Month! It's no time like the present for you to learn your history. During 2020, the Telegram News had a series entitled, 'Pioneers of African American History' written by Renee Summers. The section focused on sharing information about unfamiliar African Americans. Most people know about Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, Rosa Parks and Madame C. J. Walker, but there are so many others that helped to shape our country and our lives.
This year we are highlighting the last speech that Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. gave in Memphis Tennessee. It has been...