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Honoring Successful Black Americans

iprazhm Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 10:07 AM
I disagree. Civil Rights day should be celebrated on March 4, 1789. The day the Constitution of the United States went into effect.
Rondoman Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 10:11 AM
Right on. The celebration of MLK day is divisive segregationist.

During black history month, we rightly celebrate men like black abolitionist Frederick Douglas and Martin Luther King, Jr. At pivotal points in America's history, these men took a stand for equal rights for black Americans.

But it's time we honor the achieving black Americans who have taken advantage of those rights, applied their skills, overcome obstacles, and achieved their piece of the American Dream. Though thankful for their freedom and opportunity, many now rail against the culture of victim-hood that sadly contributes to high black unemployment, black-on-black crime, and the explosion of fatherless families in black America.

One such man is...