Witnessing History in the Age of #BlackLivesMatter Movement – Rauol Peck’s Exploration of James Baldwin in Doc “I Am Not Your Negro”

Initially, [James Baldwin's] novel was meant to be a testimonial of the lives of slain civil rights icons Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. But itโ€™s in his prophetic narration of race relations (delivered eloquently by Samuel L. Jackson) from the 1960โ€™s paired with contemporary footage of protests in Ferguson that creates a cohesive bridge from the past to the present.ย 

On This Day in History December 5, 1955 – Montgomery Bus Boycott in Alabama ๐Ÿš๐Ÿš๐Ÿš๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ

ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY: On December 5, 1955, the Montgomery Bus Boycott began.  The boycott lasted until December 20, 1956, and is regarded as the first large-scale demonstration against segregation in the U.S. LIKE and COMMENT to remember this day in history!