Tag: racism

Ruby Bridges – The 6-year-old Girl Who Changed American History

Ruby Bridges

You may have never heard of Ruby Bridges. But if you are a student in a public school, there is a good chance that she has impacted your life and the lives of your classmates. She did so by her brave actions 55 years ago. In 1960, atĀ age 6, Ruby’s… Read more »

Nelson Mandela – His Perseverance and Passion Changed The World

Nelson Mandela – His Perseverance and Passion Changed The World

Nelson Mandela is an African civil rights leader from South Africa who changed the world for the better. His lifelong goal, similar to Martin Luther King, Jr., was to achieve equal rights for non-white people in his country. He was so dedicated to this cause, that he spent a large… Read more »