THE BLACK FAMILY PLEDGE | Alkebulanwoman's Weblog

Griffin says she agrees with critics who say featuring the black pledge on the Web site is counterproductive to education, but she stands by the decision nonetheless.

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The site now has the American Flag Pledge in bold and the Black Pledge in smaller, nonbold text.

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In the course of these studies students often find documents from the past that may be pertinent or relevant to times in which they live.

Approximately three years ago during a cultural awareness instructional unit, Millwood Middle School students discussed the "Black Pledge of Allegiance," that had been found in their research or study.

1. My work will not end the black family pledge at the ballot box

Karenga, who later served time in prison for the 1970 torture of two female followers, is acknowledged as creating the Kwanzaa holiday, of which the black pledge is part, in 1966.


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ONE nation of BLACK people,
with one God for us all,
Totally united in the struggle for BLACK Love,
BLACK Freedom, and BLACK determination
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CGC Pledge - American Kennel Club



ONE nation of BLACK people,

with one God for us all,

Totally united in the struggle for BLACK Love,

BLACK Freedom, and BLACK determination.




"Millwood School Superintendent Gloria Griffin said in a telephone interview that she will not remove the pledge from the school district's Web site because it may send the wrong message to students.


"I don't think any African-American wants to be stripped and told, 'You shouldn't have any symbols,'" Mrs.

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Others question the school district's motives for posting the pledge.


Black students make up almost 99 percent of the school district's population, officials said.

Martin Treptow’s Pledge – The American Catholic



One nation of Black people,

with one God for us all,

Totally united in the struggle for Black Love,

Black Freedom, and Black determination.