black history month

Baldwin’s Choice: Miles Davis
February 6, 2017

Baldwin’s Choice: Miles Davis

It’s Black History Month and my choice is Miles Davis. So many things have been said about the man’s brilliance and importance. He’s regarded as…

Slavery and Segregation… In Connecticut?
February 7, 2015

Slavery and Segregation… In Connecticut?

  While watching the documentary Freedom Riders with my middle school students last week, one of them stumped me with a great question: was there…