Friday, January 3, 2020

GET ME REWRITE: Wisconsin state legislator puts a white gloss on Black History Month

Reported in Proposed Black History Month resolution honors mostly white Americans.  (Wisconsin State Journal, 12/28/2019)
Six of the 10 historical figures recognized in the resolution are white Wisconsinites who were abolitionists or helped free slaves: Lyman Goodnow, Dr. Edward Galusha Dyer, Sherman Booth, Eliza Chappell Porter, Joseph Goodrich and Colonel William Utley. Others honored were black slaves.

Related posts:
GET ME REWRITE: Government by theocracy representative Scott Allen sez God wants him to stay in the Assembly.  (9/17/2019)
UPDATE: Who will run in Wisconsin's 5th congressional district now that Jim Sensenbrenner has announced his retirement?  (9/10/2019)
According to GOP strategist and Never Trumper Rick Wilson, Jim Sensenbrenner got tired of kissing Trump's ass.  (9/10/2019)

No comments: