African American History Culture : On this day, Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation changes history

Clyde C Coger Jr

going above and beyond
PREMIUM MEMBER
Nov 17, 2006
52,504
11,273
Occupation
Speaker/Teacher/Author
...


Remember, rekindle the spirit of Emancipation Proclamation
BY JESSE JACKSON

January 1, 2018

... The emancipation did not end slavery in the United States. It applied only to the states still in rebellion, exempting the slave owning border states such as Maryland, Missouri and Kentucky that still had slaves. Lincoln was desperate to keep the border states from joining the South ...

http://rainbowpush.icnironportaz3.com/mail/util.cfm?gpiv=2100146126.67182.872&gen=1



 

Consciousness Raising Online!

Allow the N Word - yes or no?

  • yes

    Votes: 2 13.3%
  • no

    Votes: 7 46.7%
  • not sure

    Votes: 6 40.0%

Latest profile posts

Feeling good today fam...just been reading a couple of books. I think Dennis Kimbro's "Daily Motivations for African American Success" is one of the best motivational books on the market. This book has motivation for each day of the year on each page and all of these relate to your own Blackness. No matter what you're experiencing there's something in that book you could draw from. ✊
Life is a poem, love is the pen.
Charles Thompson wrote on Enki's profile.
Good evening
Destee wrote on Angela22's profile.
Hi Sweetie Pie Honey Bunch!!!! ... :dance4: ... Welcome Home! So good to have your sweet Spirit in the house! ... YAAAAAAY USSSSS! ... :yaay: :yaay: :swings: ... :heart:
Angela22 wrote on Enki's profile.
I hope all is well with you. Much love.:love:
Top