George Washington

San Francisco school board president set off a firestorm on social media for his proposal to rename George Washington H.S. He said no school should be named for slave holders.

Ramin Ganeshram, a former journalist for The New York Times and Forbes, penned the book. Backlash ensued over the depiction that slaves were thrilled to be held against their will.

The announcement comes after Scholastic attempted to defend "A Birthday Cake For George Washington."

Washington’s Birthday, known today as Presidents Day, begin as a federal holiday to honor George Washington’s birthday, the first president of the United States of…

I know this posting will stir controversy but George Washington was not the first President of the U.S. Let’s take a look at history.