Fannie Lou Hamer! Dr. Martin Luther King Jr! Rosa Parks! Angela Davis! Dr. Maya Angelou! Nina Simone! Malcolm X!
As if doing so was worthy of an Olympic Gold medal.
Or at least an honorary degree from someone or somewhere who told them that was the single and only key to survival.
On this last day of 2016 Black History Month, do remember, we all can make history. It all comes down to making a life for yourself so that you can help others to make a life for themselves.