A leader of the American Civil Rights Movement, Ralph Abernathy was a minister, and a close associate of Martin Luther King, Jr. in the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. Following King's assassination, Dr. Abernathy took up the leadership of the SCLC Poor People's Campaign and led the March on Washington, D.C. that had been planned for May 1968.
The strain of battle is beginning to show on the face of acting S/L Brian JE "Sandy" Lane (second left) when huddling with acting F/L Walter J "Farmer"' Lawson (far left) and F/Sgt George C "Grumpy" Unwin after return from a sortie to RAF Fowlmere on 21 September 1940. The 23-year-old CO of No 19 Squadron RAF was known to stay calm during tense moments of battle, helping to reassure the pilots under his command.
Why Kindness (Not Hustle) Is the Key to Succeeding in Life
It’s not always easy to be kind. Oh how I wish it was. Wish it was our default. Wish it led the dance. Wish that kindness was what shined through—when situations get tense. when feelings get hurt. when stress mounts. when mistakes were made. If you could summon kindness in those moments, and alwa...