Courageous Women of Resistance Event

        Madonna Thunderhawk         Fayrouz Sharqawi       Daunasia Yancey Professor Donna Dale Marcano, Moderator Greeting Family!!! MMCT Women of Resistance along with a host of other partners are excited to welcome "Courageous Women of Resistance" to Hartford for an inspiring dialogue, tomorrow night, Friday, October 27th, 7:30 pm.  The … Continue reading Courageous Women of Resistance Event

Labor Day: a History of Racial Injustice

Labor Day was created at the exclusion of black workers. It was established in 1894 by President Grover Cleveland to honor and appease dissatisfied [white] railroad workers. Blacks were prohibited from joining the railroad worker’s union.  Excluded from the right to even fight for fair work and wages, the Pullman porters formed their own union. … Continue reading Labor Day: a History of Racial Injustice