What to the Slave is Fourth of July??
Written by beachcityradio on July 4, 2020
And while the nation pauses to celebrate its independence, we still find ourselves searching for our place inside this commemoration. Back in the day, the famous abolitionist Frederick Douglass stood forth and delivered and fiery oratory on the hypocrisy of the 4th of July Celebration among the nation’s black inhabitants… The litany of this speech is delivered in brilliant form here by the late legendary Ossie Davis. Listen and learn….