A Message From The President

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(This message has been posted on behalf of Dr. Douglas N. Searcy, President of Barton College)   Members of the Barton College Community, In his Letter from A Birmingham Jail, Martin Luther King, Jr., said the greatest threat to the civil rights movement was the white moderate – those individuals who believed in the equality of all men and women regardless of race, but who were silent or unwilling to champion the movement, calling for ongoing patience to “wait” for a better time and place rather than to instigate change. That time and place was before George Floyd. That time and place was before Ahmaud Arbery. That time and place […]