A page to spark motivation, find out who’s getting older, and learn more about our history.
EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE
“Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.” – Audre Lorde
June 16: Songwriter Lamont Dozier of Holland-Dozier-Holland is 76. Singer Eddie Levert of The O’Jays is 75. Singer James Smith of The Stylistics is 67. Rapper MC Ren of N.W.A is 48.
June 16, 1976: Hector Petersen, a 13 year old Soweto schoolboy, is the first to die in what will become the “Children’s Crusade,” the first nationwide black South African uprising in the 1970’s.