Remebering Dr. King: Turning Dreams into Deeds Then and Now

The public school that my son JaiMichael attends doesn’t hold classes on the third Monday in January. They have the day off, along with most Americans, to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. When he was in kindergarten, JaiMichael and I rode the city bus downtown on the MLK holiday, and I told him the [Read More…]

Freedom Ride 2013: Join Us!

As America prepares to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech, I’m excited to announce that School for Conversion is accepting applications for this year’s 21st-Century Freedom Ride, Dec 14-18, 2013. Fifty years ago, when America’s Freedom Movement was challenging segregation in the South, black [Read More…]