Last quote by Jackie Shaw
Although there's integration, there's still separation, and it's definitely not equal distribution. Many times I've played for the last 20 years, and it's a rare occasion that I'm not the only person looking like me on the court. So to come to this court, there's a familiarity, a comfort, and a feeling like you're at home. We live in a predominantly white neighborhood and she goes to a predominantly white school, so it's an opportunity for her to be directly involved in an African-American event, and see the importance, and see that we do exist.feedback
Aug 26 2017
This page is completely dedicated to what Jackie Shaw has to say. All of Jackie Shaw’s quotes are organized here by date and topic. The most recent quote attributed to Jackie Shaw came from an article called 100 Years of Fostering African-American Tennis Talent: “It's very important to know your history, to know where you came from, and to always know the struggles your ancestors experienced to get you here. You don't want to forget that, and you don't want your kids to forget it.”.
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Quotes by Jackie Shaw
Aug 26 2017
It's very important to know your history, to know where you came from, and to always know the struggles your ancestors experienced to get you here. You don't want to forget that, and you don't want your kids to forget it.feedback
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