Judy Moore, Author at The Charlotte Gazette

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Judy Moore: We focus on the Middle Passage

West African slaves were forcibly brought over across the Atlantic Ocean to North America on a perilous journey known as The Middle Passage. This was ... Read more

by Judy Moore, Thursday, September 28, 2023 5:05 pm

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Judy Moore: Reconstruction: Rebuilding Our Nation

Reconstruction was a time after The Civil War when the U. S. desired to rebuild itself politically, economically and socially. The Fourteenth Amendment gave black ... Read more

by Judy Moore, Friday, September 8, 2023 1:43 pm

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Judy Moore: With prayer, vote your conscience

From my memories of growing up in the 1970s and 1980s, I went with my parents to the voting booth on Election Day. But I ... Read more

by Judy Moore, Friday, September 1, 2023 12:00 pm

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Judy Moore: African American Amish in America

Over the last few years my mind has pondered the question if there are African Americans who are Amish in America and the answer is ... Read more

by Judy Moore, Thursday, July 20, 2023 11:00 am

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Judy Moore: In the beginning…Democrats and Republicans

When I was a child growing up I heard adults talking about how the Democrats were for the working class while the Republicans were for ... Read more

by Judy Moore, Thursday, July 13, 2023 11:00 am

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Judy Moore: A celebration of freedom

On Saturday, June 17, with the sun shining tempered with a cool breeze, the members of The Central High Museum celebrated Juneteenth. With many in ... Read more

by Judy Moore, Thursday, June 29, 2023 12:00 pm

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Judy Moore: African Americans and the great outdoors

There has been a misconception over the years that African Americans don’t like the outdoors or any activity that you can do in that atmosphere. ... Read more

by Judy Moore, Thursday, June 8, 2023 12:00 pm

Columns

Judy Moore: Can we talk, Mr. Langston?

If it were possible, I would ask John Mercer Langston if his life as a free mixed-raced-black, white and Native American man afforded him many ... Read more

by Judy Moore, Wednesday, May 31, 2023 10:57 am

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Judy Moore: The development of railroads

Railroads in Virginia provided a means of transporting goods and passengers throughout the last 192 years. African Americans are among the individuals who built these ... Read more

by Judy Moore, Friday, May 19, 2023 12:30 pm

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Judy Moore: Librarians on horseback

Librarians are phenomenal individuals who bring so much to a community. They provide services through education and outreach that can have a lasting impact on ... Read more

by Judy Moore, Thursday, May 11, 2023 12:30 pm

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