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About this blog: I was a "corporate brat" growing up and lived in different parts of the country, ending in Houston, Texas for high school. After attending college at UC Davis, and getting an MBA at Harvard, I embarked on a marketing career, mai...  (More)

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Black History Month

Uploaded: Feb 2, 2012
I spent my teen age years in Texas. MLK was killed when I was in 8th grade.

There is much reported about that time, and a great deal that african americans experienced post Civil War until a more recent time it not always recognized.

What happened at the Brazos River in Texas 50 years later is largely not reported.

Here is a link to a Lyle Lovett performance that reminded me as a Texas resident that black people were still struggling 50 years after.

lyle lovett no more cane

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