REEBOK'S HUMAN RIGHTS

REEBOK’S HUMAN RIGHTS

The South Shore Minority Business Circle by Mary Glolias In 1989 a group of successful minority business people created the South Shore Minority Business Circle "to provide a voice and network for minority owned firms", said Jackie Roundtree, President of The South Shore Minority Business Circle. This network enables businesses in...
Ida B Wells

IDA B. WELLS

THE POLITICAL AWAKENING OF IDA B. WELLS by Paul Lee On the morning of February 13, 1893, a tiny, coffee-colored former school teacher appeared before the Boston Monday Lecture series at Tremont Temple. "It was...my first opportunity to address a white audience," she later recalled in her autobiography. The series, organized...
congressman John Lewis

HUMAN RIGHTS

The Legacy of the Voting Rights Campaign of 1965 by Congressman John Lewis In March of 1965, before a Joint session of Congress, President Lyndon Johnson pledged support for federal voting rights legislation with prophetic words: "At times history and fate meet at a single time in a single place to...
Reebok Awards
An Effort at corporate social justice by Luix Virgil Overbea and Mary Golias BOSTON - Former President Jimmy Carter was the speaker. Paul Fireman, chairman and CEO of Reebok International Ltd., presented the honors. They delivered inspirational messages to a special group of young people, winners of the prestigious 1991 Reebok...