Earlene McMichael http://wmuk.org en A 'Theater on Wheels' Rolls Tuskegee Airmen Exhibit into Battle Creek http://wmuk.org/post/theater-wheels-rolls-tuskegee-airmen-exhibit-battle-creek <p></p><p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Tuskegee Airmen have been the subject of movies on the small and big screens, but still not everyone knows their importance to America.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:07:28 +0000 Earlene McMichael 13631 at http://wmuk.org A 'Theater on Wheels' Rolls Tuskegee Airmen Exhibit into Battle Creek WSW: Civil rights icon Julian Bond http://wmuk.org/post/wsw-civil-rights-icon-julian-bond <p></p><p></p><p>Long-time civil rights activist Julian Bond will speak at Albion College on Thursday.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 12:32:03 +0000 Gordon Evans & Earlene McMichael 11982 at http://wmuk.org WSW: Civil rights icon Julian Bond Julian Bond on civil rights history and future http://wmuk.org/post/julian-bond-civil-rights-history-and-future <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>The civil rights icon speaks Thursday at Albion College as part of&nbsp;the 2014 MLK Convocation</p><p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 00:39:18 +0000 Gordon Evans & Earlene McMichael 11918 at http://wmuk.org Julian Bond on civil rights history and future WestSouthwest: A Coloma man remembers MLK and the March on Washington http://wmuk.org/post/westsouthwest-coloma-man-remembers-mlk-and-march-washington <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p>Retired school teacher Harold Bragg was at the historic March on Washington in 1963. He was back in the nation's capital this past summer to mark the 50th anniversary of that march and Martin Luther King Junior's "I have a dream" speech.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 01:14:01 +0000 Earlene McMichael & Gordon Evans 11130 at http://wmuk.org WestSouthwest: A Coloma man remembers MLK and the March on Washington WestSouthwest: Reading Ambassador Walter Dean Myers http://wmuk.org/post/westsouthwest-reading-ambassador-walter-dean-myers <p></p><p></p><p>Award-winning children's author&nbsp;<a href="http://www.walterdeanmyers.net/index.html">Walter Dean Myers</a>, 76, has met famous people in his lifetime, like Langston Hughes and James Baldwin. These days, the New York Times-best-selling writer is on a mission to meet children from low-income backgrounds. He's encouraging them to read as he travels across the country as the 2012 Ambassador for Young People's Literature. It's a role that brought Myers to Kalamazoo this summer.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 03 Dec 2013 18:01:12 +0000 Earlene McMichael 10758 at http://wmuk.org WestSouthwest: Reading Ambassador Walter Dean Myers