“Hidden Figures” and Being Black in America

Recently I saw the movie Hidden Figures.

It’s message is quite powerful, especially in times like these–times in which we are still fighting the evil of racism.

“…and I can’t change the color of my skin.”

By now we should all realize that what separate the achievements of white Americans from blacks and other non-whites are things we call opportunities–not giftedness, talents, skills, etc…

But opportunities…

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