A page to get motivated, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history.
EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE
As I walked out the door toward the gate that would lead to my freedom, I knew if I didn’t leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I’d still be in prison. – Nelson Mandela
Jan. 6: Singer Kathy Sledge of Sister Sledge is 57. Singer Eric Williams of BLACKstreet is 56. Director John Singleton is 48.
Jan. 6, 1820: The first organized emigration to Africa begins when 86 free African Americans leave New York Harbor aboard the Mayflower of Liberia. They are bound for the British colony of Sierra Leone.