Reported, ironically, in a Brit paper.
There are lots of information, though a good thing to do is go back and look at the newspapers from that week.
They just wanted to go to school. Imagine the courage this took.
Hillary Clinton’s speech at Ms. Windsor’s memorial service gives us a glimpse of how much we lost last November.
On September 15th, 1963, four girls, Addie Mae Collins, Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, and Cynthia Wesley, were getting ready sing in the choir at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama. A bomb – 19 sticks of dynamite – planted by a group of vicious racists, went off, killing them. Given what we see happening around us today, we should remember.
It is with a weight in my heart that I write this short post of appreciation for a great artist, Harry Dean Stanton, who has passed away. Perhaps his most famous role is in Wim Wenders’ “Paris, Texas.” Script by Sam Shepard. Here’s the heart-breaking scene with him and Nastassja Kinski, “I Knew These People” –
Thank you, sir, for the inspiration.