Author: Bunnie Jackson-Ransom

A Recent Visit to the Legacy Museum and The National Memorial for Peace and Justice Museum in Montgomery

Black History Makers is a publication created by Bunnie Jackson-Ransom, President of First Class, Inc. and the first African-American “First” Lady of Atlanta Georgia.   For Thanksgiving this year (2018) I invited myself to go on a trip to Montgomery, AL, with my daughter, Beth Jackson Hodges, and my son-in-law, Howie Hodges. Howie wanted to […]

Young Black History Maker Ashley Derby is making history at Chick-fil-A

History is made everyday by people of all ages, and from all walks of life.  In order to make sure that all of the people who are making history get recognition for their achievements we are starting a new blog within our usual Black History Makers blog. We will now feature blog posts that focus […]

Joseph Lowery is more than a history maker; he is a warrior who took up the sword of civil rights and made monumental history

I wrote this story in 2015.  It is time for an update.  Reverend Dr. Joseph E. Lowery, age 96 years young, is still giving advice and making more history today than he did in his hay-day.  I discovered that Reverend Lowery loves neck bones, and every now and then I prepare this dish, the way […]

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