It was May 6, 1954, when on a windy day at Oxford University’s Iffley Road Track, Dr. Rodger Bannister became the first person on planet earth to run the… Read more “Go That Extra Mile- An Appreciation of Roger Bannister and His Sub-4 Minute Mile”
“After I’m dead I’d rather have people ask why I have no monument than why I have one.”
I misjudged you. I’m sorry.
Many tend to think of Churchill as a great man of fortitude, foresight and forthrightness.
I have to ask: Why is the death of 3,000,000 people less than a footnote in Churchill’s version of history?
“…I would rather have people ask why I have no monument than why I have one”
We forget just how important connection, empathy, love and care are to a child’s education.
Even when we are making decisions, they can be tinted by our prejudices in ways we won’t realize for years, perhaps decades.