Category: discrimination

A Great Migration Story of Hope

St. Louis, MO, near neighbor of Ferguson, was a “receiving station” of the Great Migration.  Isabel Wilkerson’s THE WARMTH OF OTHER SUNS, magnificently recreates many journeys out of the Jim Crow states of the south to major eastern and midwestern…

Review: Babe Conquers the World

Babe Conquers the World: The Legendary Life of Babe Didrikson Zaharias, by Rich Wallace and Sandra Neil Wallace, is a wonderful new biography out now from Calkins Creek. I have to admit, my reading of Babe Conquers the World got off to…