Today we have a true adventure story from Black History to share with you. Robert Smalls was a 22-year-old enslaved mulatto who commandeered a heavily-armed Confederate ship and delivered it along with its 17 Black passengers from slavery to freedom.
Conservatives rejoiced as President Trump’s Supreme Court picks supposedly flipped the SCOTUS to the right, but things did not go as expected. Brett Kavanaugh was supposed to give conservatives a 5-4 majority, but time after time Justice Roberts voted with the liberal wing. At the same time, Gorsuch has not always voted conservative. Only after Justice Amy Barrett’s arrival has the Court finally shifted right.
LITTLE ROCK –The Senate has voted to exempt last year’s unemployment benefits from state income taxes, to help people who lost their jobs because of the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.
If all you own is a house, car, and bank accounts, using a will might be a bad idea. Here are several reasons why.
This week we have another important Black History figure to share with you. We want to present a few interesting facts about Shirley Chisholm.