Jim Crow Law Regarding The Blind
“The board of trustees shall…maintain a separate building…on separate ground for the admission, care, instruction, and support of all blind persons of the colored or black race.” — LouisianaJim Crow
James Baldwin’s one minute summation on the state of race relations in 1968.
Pre-Civil War Speech: October 21,1856
“It is not alone a fight between the North and the South; it is a fight between freedom and slavery; between God and the devil; between heaven and hell.”George Washington Julian
Let’s be honest. We don’t always understand why a significant number of people of one race believe one thing; while members of another race seem to believe something entirely different when evaluating the same information. This difference of perspective is contrary to what society has come to call “common sense”.
What can I do for their future? Why is it that when I lay them at the foot of the cross in prayer I want to run back and hold them close and protect them from a world that seems to want to do them harm? Lord I believe. Help my unbelief! I’m not angry, but as my wife has observed – I’m troubled.