Mar. 11, 2019

JoeSmokeBlackThoughts "Focusing On Reconstruction"

This week on my blog I will be reading aloud 4 articles, one per day centering on The Period of Black Reconstruction, these articles appeared in the Atlantic Magazine which was celebrating the 150th anniversary of the beginning of Reconstruction:
 
Please join and listen as I read the following articles and continue to the Americans of African Descent's journey historically in this country. I also continue to highlight the importance of elevating literacy in our community. Even in 2019 many of my black brothers and sisters struggle still with illiteracy. Many are unable to comprehend the importance of ownership of our black historical journey. These factors eliminate them from the discussion involving the economic considerations of economic black reparations as well as understanding the historical nature of black injustice.