Nov. 3, 2017

Project Uplift Literacy In Her Own Words Fannie Lou Hamer August 22, 1964

"IN THEIR WORDS, MY VOICE"
OUR BLACK ANCESTORS AS THEY MARCH TOWARDS JUSTICE & EQUALITY

Fannie Lou Hamer
August 22, 1964
Presentation to the Credentials Committee of the Democratic National Convention

AS I CONTINUE TO ILLUMINATE THE ISSUE OF ILLITERACY AND SHINE THE BRIGHTEST LIGHT ON LITERACY AND THE NEED FOR EVERY BLACK AMERICAN TO BE A STRATEGIC READER. I HOPE YOU ENJOY HEARING ME SPEAK THOSE DYNAMIC WORDS THAT Mrs. Fannie Lou Hamer SPOKE ON THAT AUGUST DAY 52 YEARS AGO. WHY SHOULD WE VOTE? JUST ASK THE SPIRIT OF ONE OF BLACK AMERICA'S GREATEST FREEDOM FIGHTERS THIS NATION EVER.