By Tricia Hall Sojourner’s Truth Reporter The 2021 Unity Day Celebration to commemorate the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., PhD was held virtually on January 18. The celebration was organized by the City of Toledo Human Relations Commission and the University of Toledo and streamed live on YouTube. The celebration opened atContinue reading “The 2021 MLK Unity Day Celebration – A Virtual Experience”
By Rev. Donald L. Perryman, Ph.D. The Truth Contributor Where do we go from here? – Martin Luther King, Jr. Just before his 1968 assassination, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. asked in the title of his last book, Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community? King wrote during the most politically turbulent andContinue reading “Chaos or Community?”
By Linda NelsonSojourner’s Truth Reporter “We are true to our creed when a little girl born into the bleakest poverty knows that she has the same chance to succeed as anybody else.” — President Barack Obama A deep commitment to service and community is at the heart of John Jones’ vision for HOPE (HelpingContinue reading “John Jones Comes Full Circle at HOPE Toledo”
Sojourner’s Truth Staff Toledo native, and current Cincinnati resident, Ken Spruce was back in town this month to explain some past incidents that happened when he was an employee of the City of Toledo and also to present some information about a book he has penned about that part of his life. One such incidentContinue reading “Ken Spruce Returns, Reveals, Apologizes, Donates”
Carla Thomas / Owner CYT Images The Truth Contributor I don’t want to end this holiday photo series without taking a look at traditional, in-studio holiday photos. For centuries, there have only been two colors associated with Christmas; green and red, and most photos were traditionally taken in front of a Christmas tree while dressedContinue reading “Traditional Holiday Photos”
By Rev. Donald L. Perryman, Ph.D.The Truth Contributor The greatest gifts my parents gave to me and my sister were their unconditional love and a set of values, values they lived and didn’t just lecture about. – Colin Powell In a year that Toledoans were inundated with news of local, regional and national political scandals, muchContinue reading “Giving Voice to Values”
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