Slavery Was Not That Long Ago, And The Civil Rights Movement Is Still Underway

Bob Young
3 min readAug 18, 2021

Have you ever heard someone say, “Slavery happened a long time ago — get over it!”?

Please understand, slavery in America is so recent that the echoes of slaves’ screams when they were beaten are still reverberating in our ears. Listen closely — can you hear it?

I’ll tell you a story…

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Bob Young

CISO, Director of Information Security, and Security Consultant. Also, I wrote some books that have nothing to do with IT.