CFP: “A sculpture of a Black Lives Matter protester installed without authorization on the site where a monument to a 17th-century parliamentarian and slave trader was ripped down by protesters last month was taken down by the city after just one day, according to a report.” “City workers carefully removed the statue of Jen Reid […]Continue reading “BLM STATUE COMES DOWN AFTER 1 DAY — Burst Updates”
Dorothy Jean Dandridge (November 9, 1922 – September 8, 1965) was an American film and theatre actress, singer, and dancer. She is one of the first black actresses to have a successful Hollywood career and the first to be nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in the 1954 film CarmenContinue reading “Dorothy Dandridge”
Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury – Robert_Cecil,_1st_Earl_of_Salisbury Examples is more forcible than precept. People look at my six days in the week to see what I mean on the seventh. Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury, KG, PC (1 June 1563 – 24 May 1612) was an English statesman noted for his direction ofContinue reading “Robert Cecil”
León Felipe Camino Galicia (11 April 1884 – 17 September 1968) was an Spanish poet. Selected Poetry Monument to León Felipe in Tábara, his hometown. Versos y oraciones de caminante (I, 1920; II, 1929) Drop a star (1933) Goodbye, Panamá (1936) La insignia (1937) El payaso de las bofetadas y el pescador de caña (1938) El hacha (1939)Continue reading “Monument to León Felipe in Tábara, his hometown.”
With courage, born of success achieved in the past, with a keen sense of the responsibility which we shall continue to assume, we look forward to a future large with promise and hope. Seeking no favors because of our color, nor patronage because of our needs, we knock at the bar of justice, asking anContinue reading “Mary Church Terrell”
But if it not be true, the myth itself requires to be explained, and every principle of philosophy and common sense demand that the explanation be sought, not in arbitrary allegorical categories, but in the actual facts of ritual or religious custom to which the myth attaches. William Robertson Smith FRSE was a Scottish orientalist,Continue reading “William Robertson Smith – principle of philosophy and common sense -Inspirational Bio”
The eagle (St. John) man/angel (St. Matthew) are located at the top left and right while the ox (St. Luke) and lion (St. Mark) are located at the bottom corners.