Civil Rights Pioneer Ruby Bridges on Ferguson and Eric Garner. Her unique perspective is most insightful


Hello  Everyone:

There was a story I came across where a police officer drew his gun, cursing and frisked (ordered them get down on their knees with there hands up) a couple of African-American teens during a snowball fight.  It was video taped and it’s heart breaking. 
I did not include it because the short video video below with Ruby Bridges puts the Ferguson and Eric Garner cases sums up these sad situations and her unique perspective nails it..  

​The Problem We All Live With

artist, Norman Rockwell_1964
As soon as Ruby entered the school, white parents pulled their own children out; all the teachers refused to teach while a black child was enrolled. Only one person agreed to…

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