Oct. 19, 2016


Project Uplift Literacy
Dr. John S. Rock
“I Will Sink or Swim with My Race”
March 5, 1858

I am going to begin working on delivering these morsels of intellectual sharing of famous speeches by our noted ancestors as a part of my PROJECT UPLIFT LITERACY PROGRAM. Today, I bring to you Dr. John Rock please click on the VIMEO LINK to hear his words read today. So inspiring and many of these words are still relevant today. Especially the focus of us building us. Wow, "I Will Sink or Swim with My Race" so powerful. We as a people must erase illiteracy in our community so that these words and words like this from all of our ancestors can be read and fully comprehended.