Lewis Diuguid

May 26, 2013 5:00 PM

‘We wanted the same thing white America wanted’

Black youths must realize that, just as in Martin Luther King’s era, they must excel in education. Anita L. Russell, the president of the Kansas City branch of the NAACP, says African-Americans’ history has to be preserved so that young people will feel the same responsibility to continue to advance.

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