MLK Legacy - SAVOIR FAIRE by enrilemoine-2

MLK Legacy: Long Life to Diversity

 

MLK Legacy - SAVOIR FAIRE by enrilemoineMLK Legacy. On Aug. 28, 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, in Washington DC. His historic speech helped galvanize the Civil Rights Movement. On 1964 Dr. King was granted the Nobel Peace Prize. A reverend and a PhD, Dr. King is best known as one of the best orators in American history, and the leader of the African American Civil Rights Movement using nonviolent civil disobedience according to his beliefs as a Christian. He was killed in 1968.

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Greg Louganis - SAVOIR FAIRE by enrilemoine

Greg Louganis: Beautiful on the surface and deep inside

Greg Louganis - SAVOIR FAIRE by enrilemoine
All photos in this collages were taken from Greg Louganis Instagram account @GregLouganis.

I’ve adored Greg Louganis since forever. He’s 56 and I’ll turn 56 next week. I’m a frustrated diver and he’s the greatest male diver in history. I was lucky enough to shake hands with him back in August 1983. I was an intern in a major Venezuelan newspaper covering the Pan American Games. I was assigned to cover fencing at the Academia Militar gym and managed to make it to the diving pool at Parque Naciones Unidas, in the opposite extreme of Caracas.

And there was Greg Louganis, a member of the U.S. diving team, the most perfect creature I’ve ever seen, with his olive skin, looking like a living wax Michelangelo’s statue. Dancing in the air. Flying. Free as a bird. Beautiful. Perfect. He won gold in 3mt springboard and 10mt platform.

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