Baton Rouge

COMMENTARY: Dr. King, Alton Sterling, and the Difficult Days Ahead

This is America 50 years after King’s assassination. The relative progress made in civil rights since April 4, 1968 is rife with tragic contradiction and complexity. King likely did not dream that after climbing to the “mountaintop” our first words would not be “free at last” but rather “Black lives matter.” […]

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‘I am that next legacy’

When Cameron Sterling speaks, the nation watches. In July of 2016, he grabbed the attention of protestors, political leaders, television programs, and the President of the United States with his determined words of peace and […]

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The world is watching Baton Rouge

Media around the world are watching Baton Rouge: MSNBC:Protests have erupted in Baton Rouge, Louisiana after the shooting of 37-year-old Alton Sterling by police early Tuesday morning CNN: Louisiana lawmaker calls on Justice Department to […]