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I Don’t Do ‘Presidents Day,’ but…Happy Birthday, Frederick Douglass!

It’s not just ‘Presidents Day. ‘It is Fred Douglass’ birthday as well.

Frederick Douglass in 1852 and 1895 (just before his death). Photo Credit:

Author’s Note: Of course, you knew that today is Frederick Douglass’ birthday…right?…right?

Yes, yes…Here we are again: “Presidents Day” in America — a national holiday right up there with Christmas and




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Herbert Dyer, Jr.

Herbert Dyer, Jr.

Freelancer since the earth first began cooling. My beat, justice: racial, social, political, economic and cultural. I’m on FB, Twitter, Link,

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