So Maybe We Need Black History Month After All

A year later Edward Gilbreath has rethought the importance of Black History Month.

So, why am I repenting and backtracking from my position of a year ago? Well, to put it bluntly, I get the feeling that certain folks have identified our nation’s “inconvenient” parts of history as key hurdles to advancing their own political and ideological agendas, so as a result they’ve decided (whether intentionally or subconsciously) to erase, ignore, or conveniently forget that history.

Author: David Swanson

Pastor of New Community Covenant Church in Bronzeville. Collecting signs of life.

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