Congressman Jim Clyburn Speaks At Columbia’s Black History Extravaganza – ColaDaily.com | You Need The News, Not The Paper
Congressman Jim Clyburn speaks at Columbia’s Black History Extravaganza – ColaDaily.com | You need the news, not the paper
U.S. Rep. James E. Clyburn was the Keynote Speaker at City of Columbia’s Black History Extravaganza, Monday.
The Greenview Elementary Chorus. (Photos by Terry Ward.)
“What you and I can do to meet the challenge in education of Black children,” was the subject of Clyburn’s address. He said the theme for Black History Month, nationally, is the “Crisis in Black Education.”
Clyburn is the Assistant Democratic Leader and third-ranking Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Clyburn, who represents the state’s Sixth Congressional District, encouraged the study of Black leaders, including Carter G. Woodson, an …