Sunday, February 26, 2017

I Am Proud To Be A Part Of This Great Project









I am proud to be a (small) part of this amazing project to present One Million copies of Frederick Douglass' "Narrative of a Slave" to young people across America. 

Visit FDFI.org for more information on how you can help with this historical undertaking.





Please join

to celebrate the official launch of the One Million Abolitionists project 

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 
12:00 - 1:30 PM 

Library of Congress 
James Madison Memorial Building, Mumford Room 
101 Independence Avenue, SE, Washington, D.C. 20540 

Featuring remarks from 
Douglass descendants Nettie Washington Douglass and Kenneth B. Morris, Jr. and FDFI Co-Founder Robert Benz 
with U.S. Representative John Lewis (D-GA)(invited). 

Special guests: Students from the Washington, D.C. Latin Public Charter School





In freedom,

Frederick Douglass Family Initiatives






Frederick Douglass Family Initiatives, P.O. Box 421211, Atlanta, GA 30342

Sunday, February 19, 2017

Voice of America Interview for Black History Month

Dennis Frye, Harpers Ferry Historian, and I were interviewed for the Voice of America story, Debate Still Rages Over Controversial American Abolitionist John Brown, for Black History Month.

I hope you enjoy the article.