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Archive for September, 2018

My Remarks at the 50th Anniversary of the Kerner Commission Report Conference

‘We can be such instruments for change in our country. We cannot wait for the government to act; government must be prodded to act. We must make known to those entrusted to us for education and training the necessity to continue the thrust of demanding what is right and criticizing what is wrong.”

My Remarks on the Raleigh Building Ribbon Cutting

“Dr. Rao, Dean Gooden, associated administrative officials, faculty, honored guests, and all assembled, I am honored to be here today. I remember this building well. As a boy, I worked in many places in this section of Richmond as well as waiting tables at the Commonwealth Club and The Jefferson Hotel just down the street. [...]