Lynching in America/EJI
Google and the Equal Justice Initiative launched a new website Tuesday that explores the history and legacy of racial terror in the United States, specifically during the period between the Civil War and World War II, when over 4,000 Black Americans were lynched in this country.
The Dorothy Irene Height Google Doodle
Born in Virginia in 1912, Dorothy Height was a civil rights and women’s rights activist focused primarily on improving the circumstances of and opportunities for African-American women. She was a leader in addressing the rights of both women and African Americans as the president of the National Council of Negro Women. In the 1990s, she drew young people into her cause in the war against drugs,
via Dorothy Height Biography – Facts, Birthday, Life Story – Biography.com.
Some shots and an auto-awesome from yesterday.
Pumpkin in his swing looking precious
Pumpkin in my lap looking even more precious
a selection of poses courtesy of Google’s Auto-Awesome