John Henrik Clarke’s History is a Clock

The quote below is from the documentary A Great And Mighty Walk on the life of legendary scholar and teacher Dr. John Henrik Clarke. History is a clock that people use to tell their political and cultural time of day. It is also a compass that people use to find themselves on the map of…… Continue reading John Henrik Clarke’s History is a Clock

The Desperation of a Mother Who Beheaded Her Children

An enslaved mother beheaded her children rather than let them be sold. This was before Margaret Garner in 1856 who is fictionalized in Toni Morrison’s book Beloved.

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