"Our Ida B. Wells anthology, The Light of Truth: Writings of an Anti-Lynching Crusader was published last week! For a little intro to this amazing woman, here’s a really cool take on her life story by Kate Beaton (of Hark! A Vagrant fame).
Ida B. Wells was one of the luminaries of the early Civil Rights Movement. She refused to vacate her train seat in 1884 (a good 71 years before Rosa Parks), and who led the charge to end lynching in the United States.
Life is good because of my family, my friends, and God. I literally can't think of any better life that I could ask for. This has been the best summer I've ever had, and it's all because of Him. I hope everyone else can enjoy life like I do. Life is beaut