My father wrote a book of poetry which will be re-published very soon. When he asked me to type the book for him I did so angrily because it meant most of my holidays went to typing and retyping the book. I have recently re-read the book and realised that this was the best time of my life. After the September 11th attacks, my father became upset because he knew his grandchildren would be brought into the world of war and disaster. I wanted to share this poem with you.
I can't stand people who have no respect for women. Today I wanted to share with you some inspiring women that have changed the world.
Words which changed a generation of people's thinking and started a revolution for African Americans. Its been 50 years since Martin Luther King was assassinated as he stood on his hotel balcony. King was in Memphis to support a sanitation workers’ strike, and Ester, a college student, had been marching alongside the strikers as they sought … Continue reading I have a dream…
Franklin Delano Roosevelt, often referred to by his initials FDR, was an American statesman and political leader who served as the 32nd President of the United States from 1933 until his death in 1945. A Democrat, he won a record four presidential elections and became a central figure in world events during the mid-20th century. Roosevelt directed the United States federal government … Continue reading Franklin D. Roosevelt