Jun. 23, 2017

Their Words Ignored Our Existence, Yet Still We Rise

Rutherford B. Hayes, once said the following; “he serves his party best who serves the country best”. Then Rutherford B. Hayes proceeded to take away all those elements of security entrusted in the federal government to protect people of color freed from slavery just a decade earlier. Did Hayes not consider people of color part of this great union? Was he serving their interest when he allowed the wolfs of racial hatred back into that barnyard before the barn was secured or repaired?