“Women, if the soul of the nation is to be saved, I believe that you must become its soul!”
Coretta Scott King
It is so important to never forget our past as we look to the future of who we are. This is one of the many reasons that I felt it necessary to pay homage to some of the extraordinary women that helped shape my world view as an African-American woman.
Yesterday we celebrated Rosa Parks, Clara Luper, Fannie Lou Hamer, Diane Nash, and Elizabeth Eckford. If you missed yesterday’s post, I hope you’ll go back and read it!