Two women, one larger story

Two women, one larger story

Stanley Crouch – NY Daily News – Friday, 01 February 2013 (originally published 28 Jan) Bill Clinton’s wife and Medgar Evers’ widow have come into their own. Seeing Myrlie Evers-Williams and Hillary Clinton in Washington last week for the presidential inauguration, I thought of Benazir Bhutto, as I often do when contemplating what women are […]

Statue of Fannie Lou Hamer unveiled in Mississippi

Statue of Fannie Lou Hamer unveiled in Mississippi

Monica Land – theGRIO NBC News – Friday, 12 October 2012 (originally published  11 Oct) MISSISSIPPI, United States: Scores of men, women and children attended the recent unveiling of a statue honoring the late civil rights icon Fannie Lou Hamer in her hometown of Ruleville, Miss. Hamer, who would have been 95 on Oct. 6, […]