A Day in Black History: Rosa Parks

Known as the “Mother of the Civil Rights Movement,” Rosa Parks (born Rosa Louise McCauley) was born on February 4, 1913 in Tuskagee, Alabama. Raised by a carpenter and a teacher, Parks understood the value of education from an early age. She attended Montgomery Industrial School for Girls (Miss White’s School for Girls), a private institution…

Rate this:

DJ Gatsby Book Club 2018 “Book OF The Year” Becoming by Michelle Obama

Becoming by Michelle Obama (Hardcover) An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. As First Lady of the United States of America—the first African…

Rate this:

DJGBC Political Spotlight: Our First Lady Mrs. Michelle Obama

Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama  is the wife of the 44th and incumbent President of the United States, Barack Obama, and is the first African-American First Lady of the United States. Raised on the South Side of Chicago, Obama attended Princeton University and Harvard Law School before returning to Chicago and to work at the law…

Rate this: