“Michael, the Dred Scott decision of 1857 still remains to this day the law of the land, which says that black people aren’t fully human,” [Presidential Candidate and Former Arkansas Governor Mike] Huckabee told radio show host Michael Medved. NO, it’s NOT the “law of the land.”
For this milestone birthday, Mike and I set out on a motorcycle trip to Alaska. Very little of that initial plan came to pass, starting with the cancellation of our ferry from Bellingham, WA to Haines, AK three days before we were to depart! The story is on my travel site: travel.kegill.com
Two months ago, I phoned my husband while driving through classic southern red clay fields and tree-lined hills. “Remind me why I don’t want to live here,” I choked, eyes watered. “I mean, I know I don’t want to live here, but the pull of the land…” I couldn’t continue.