Month: July 2020

Month: July 2020

What to America Is the Fourth of July… And, to Black America?

Over the years, while performing part-time as an actor with community theater-related productions, I was honored on occasion to portray the complex character of the great social reformer, abolitionist and statesman– formerly an escaped slave—the legendary Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey, circa 1818- 1895, also known as Frederick Douglass. I particularly recall the amount of energy