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BY: NISHA THOMAS Miss Edna Lewis was a well-known African-American chef, as well as author, who made her mark with a line of cookbooks that educated the world on fine traditional Southern cuisine. Born to...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS Augusta Savage was an African American sculptor, who is best known for leaving her mark on the Harlem Renaissance of New York City. Check out this video of her and some of...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS Isaac Woodard was an African American World War II vet, who found himself being attacked just hours after he was honorably discharged from the United States Army on February 12, 1946. Woodard...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS Do you believe that homicide could ever be justified in the court of law? Well, according to many, homicide is more justifiable when killing young black children than it is against white people, or...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS Minister Louis Farrakhan is an African American Muslim preacher, activist, as well as a brilliant social commentator. He is also the leader of the Nation of Islam and has served as a...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS Vernon Johns was a well-known African American minister of several black churches in the South, as well as a pioneer of the Civil Rights Movement. He has been best known as the...

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Martin Luther King & Civil Rights of 1968

February 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

BY: NISHA THOMAS Martin Luther King Jr. was an African American Baptist preacher and activist who’d led the Civil Rights Movement with his nonviolent approach. He is best known for his role in leading the...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS William ‘Willie’ Dixon was an African American blues musician, astonishing vocalist, songwriter, composer and record producer that had the talent of a thousand men. Check out his interview in 1984 where he...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS Ben Underwood was described by his mother, Aquanetta, as a very happy and healthy child who’d lost his eye sight at the tender age of two-years-old. He’d later discovered that he could navigate...

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BY: NISHA THOMAS New Edition is an African American R&B boy group from Roxbury, which is a neighborhood in Boston, Massachusetts. This famous group of great talent was put together by Bobby Brown and has been popular...

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