I am sure Congresswoman Chisholm would not mind if we resurrected her 1972 Presidential race slogan “unbought and unbossed” as a much-needed battle cry in the fight for an unfettered, fair democratic process.
"Our current political system and the short-term divisive thinking behind it is dysfunctional and unsustainable. The time is now to demand accountability, maturity and sensibility ..."
"There is but one coward on earth, and that is the coward that dare not know." -- W.E.B. Du Bois, Dusk of Dawn.
After the shock of losing an icon wanes, the news cycle shifts and the world continues to turn, for me, the questions linger ...
To fully engage in the opportunities of the present and move the causes of freedom and justice forward, we must all be students of history.