This year, to commemorate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., I was invited to speak at Perkins School for the Blind and to participate in the school’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day activities. Perkins School was founded 185 years ago as the first school for the blind in … .
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Today is the 50th anniversary of the War on Poverty. On January 8, 1964, Lyndon Johnson, in his State of the Union address to Congress, dramatically announced: This administration today, here and now, declares unconditional war on poverty in America. On this occasion, I think it is worth remembering that … .