I get a lot of questions about the inspiration behind the name #ConquerTheSoil. Truth is, I struggled for a long time to come up with one. It is from the writings of one of the foremost intellects in American history, the phenomenal Mr. W.E.B. Du Bois.
In this passage, Mr. Du Bois references some of the many: cultural, environmental, and spiritual gifts brought to the United States by African slaves. Moral of the story inspiration is everywhere and the answer might just be in the moment you open that book.