Civil War Era Studies
"...today I want to say to the people of America and the nations of the world, that we are not about to turn around. We are on the move now. Yes, we are on the move and no wave of racism can stop us. We are on the move now."
The last time I went to a Catholic Mass was on Easter last year. My head was in a bad place. I felt all alone. Mom was gone. and the landscape of the world looked entirely foreign. Even the Mass itself had changed. New responses replaced old ingrained phrases. My mouth didn't match the rest of the congregation. I was lost. [excerpt]
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Rudy, John M., "Can't Turn Around, We've Come This Far By Faith: Day 4" (2015). Interpreting the Civil War: Connecting the Civil War to the American Public. 38.