A photo of a young Frederick Douglass. The perfect image for today because I always remember, celebrate and re-read his landmark speech "What to the Slave is the 4th of July" every Independence Day. Click through and visit the blog to read the entire speech for yourself and see actors reading and re-enacting the speech as well.
What to the Slave is the 4th of July? by Frederick Douglass
I'm still inspired by the story of Kelvin Doe, a 16 year old self-taught engineer and inventor from Freetown, Sierra Leone.
Kelvin Doe: An Inspiration for Us All
Mary McLeod Bethune! Her love for education and passion for making sure all had access to education is very inspirational to me!