Thursday, August 16, 2018
“Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past – let us accept our own responsibility for the future.”
– President John F. Kennedy –
A little over fifty-five years ago, Alabama Governor George Wallace’s reprehensible “Stand in the Schoolhouse Door” concluded peacefully. But it could have ended very differently if federalized Alabama National Guard Brigadier General Henry Graham was not a leader of high moral fiber.
The recent article “Graham Clears the Doorway” is a wonderful reminder of how momentous events often turn on the actions of only a few and how calm leadership and strong character will carry the day. Click here to read the article Graham Clears the Doorway on the U.S. Army War College site WAR ROOM.