Is It Time To Get Rid Of Black History Month?

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In an op-ed that appeared in today’s NY Daily News, writer Ross Rosenfeld said it is time to get rid of Black History Month.

Rosenfeld claims that Black History Month does more to hurt race relations than improve them.

He reasoned that instead of teaching children to acknowledge people by their color, we have to teach them not to focus on that; and in the words of Martin Luther King Jr, focus on “the content of their character.”

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