WITH FRIENDS LIKE THESE ….
With friends like Theodore Roosevelt, people of color did not need enemies. Today, there are many self-proclaimed friends of people of color. While we have allies, and indeed, friends, people of color should not allow politicians to credentialize themselves by vouching for their own authenticity as racially aware individuals. And we cannot allow politicians who think they are our friends to hobble those congressional representatives who are prepared to fight for our best interests. With friends like these who attack The Squad, who needs enemies.thewestsidegazette.com
Senior at Booker T. Washington High School receives amazing surprise in form of full college scholarship
MIAMI One lucky South Florida high school senior received a life-changing surprise. A member of the Class of 2020 at Booker T. Washington received a free ride to college. Anticipation building over a special zoom call, featuring eight student finalists, all high school seniors waiting to find out if theyll spend the next four years with a full ride scholarship to the school of their dreams. "We started with 16 students at booker T Washington," said scholarship chair Rick Freedman. Standing beside Zamiah was her proud and beaming motherZamiah will be the first person in her family to attend college.
2 touchdowns, forced fumble in final 5:25 gives Booker T. Washington state championship
BTW rallied to score 15 points and force a key second-half turnover in the final 5:25 to beat Jacksonville’s Bolles Bulldogs 25-21 in the Class 4A state championship in Daytona Beach Wednesday night. The victory gave BTW its sixth state championship. Logan was able to knock the ball loose from Bolles quarterback Ben Netting and the BTW offense regained possession with 4:17 left. “We had to find a way to get our offense back the ball,” Logan said. The turnover on downs gave the BTW offense the ball back with 1:16 left in the game.