Tag Archives: CIvil Rights

Manic Monday: Martin Luther King, Jr. and his dream

  Last month, Beverly Diehl issued a call on her blog to participate in her MLK Blogfest, and I jumped at the chance to be a part of something so meaningful. Growing up in predominantly white southern Iowa, I didn’t have many … Continue reading

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Thriller Thursday: Mississippi Burning

Mississippi Burning is an Academy Award nominated movie loosely based on the horrific events of the summer of 1974. The true story is even more heartbreaking. In 1964, the state of Mississippi was at the heart of the Civil Rights … Continue reading

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