Remembering Author and Activist Upton Sinclair

November 22, 2018

Upton Sinclair passed away 50 years ago on November 25, 1968. He was a controversial figure to say the least.…

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Fifty years ago come December 24 (Christmas Eve), 1968, the Apollo 8 mission changed how we see the earth and ourselves forever.

November 4, 2018

Apollo 8 launched on December 21, 1968 and took nearly three days (68 hours) to travel the distance to the…

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Commemorating the Birth of Nelson Mandela By Remembering What He Was Prepared to Die For

July 14, 2018

Nelson Mandela was born a 100 years ago on July 18, 1918. He dedicated his life to ending the apartheid…

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Lent, Fasting, Cesar Chavez, Robert F. Kennedy, and Justice

March 11, 2018

Ask yourself the questions based on lessons learned by Chavez and Kennedy at the very end of this reflection On…

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Inspired by Martin Luther King, Jr.

January 12, 2018

“We are called to play the Good Samaritan on life’s roadside; but that will be only an initial act. One…

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We Buried Two Remarkable Social Reformers, Martin Luther King, Jr. (Age 39) and Robert F. Kennedy (Age 42), 50 Years Ago This Year

January 1, 2018

Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) would have turned 89 years old this year (born January 15, 1929) and Robert F.…

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Keeping President John F. Kennedy’s Vision of New Generations of Proactive and Innovative Leadership Alive

November 20, 2017

On November 21, 1963, the evening before his assassination, President John F. Kennedy (JFK) gave a speech in Houston during…

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The Interconnected Lives of Martin Luther King, Jr., Robert F. Kennedy, Albert Luthuli, and Nelson Mandela

September 21, 2017

The appalling assassinations of two accomplished advocates, Martin Luther King, Jr. (died April 4, 1968) and Robert F. Kennedy (died…

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Labor Day, Child Labor Reform, and Vocational Education

September 3, 2017

It was a 100 years ago that the National Vocational Education Act of 1917 was passed by Congress that helped shape…

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Albert Luthuli Social Reformer • Nobel Peace Prize Winner • Lay Minister

July 17, 2017

–On July 21, it will be 50 years since Albert Luthuli was fatally injured in an accident and some still…

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The Interconnected Lives of Martin Luther King, Jr., Robert F. Kennedy, and Cesar Chavez

June 29, 2017

Next Year It Will Be 50 Years Since the Assassinations of Martin Luther King, Jr. & Robert F. Kennedy We…

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The Intertwined Lives of MLK and RFK

May 1, 2017

Next Year It Will Be 50 Years Since the Untimely Deaths of Martin Luther King, Jr. & Robert F. Kennedy…

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Approaching the Appalling Assassinations of Two Accomplished Advocates

April 4, 2017

In a Year It Will Be 50 Years Since the Deaths of Martin Luther King, Jr. & Robert F. Kennedy…

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