Today, January 31 is Jackie Robinson’s birthday. He was born in Cairo, Georgia in 1919.
Eulogy for Jackie Robinson…by Jesse Jackson. From Ken Burns, Baseball
Jackie Robinson Tribute: Baseball Hall of Fame.
“There’s not an American in this country free until every one of us is free.” — Jackie Robinson
All who envision a more just, progressive and fair society cannot ignore the battle for our nation’s educational future. Principals fighting for better schools, teachers fighting for better classrooms, students fighting for greater opportunities, parents fighting for a future worthy of their child’s promise: their fight is our fight. We must all join in.