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We are going to tickle your funny bones today. Here is a brief clip from the popular 70’s show “Sanford & Son.” If you ever follow the show, then you’d know that the main character...

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Can you believe there were Black men who dominated hockey at one point in history? Or, would you believe that Black men created hockey? Hockey as we now know it, was introduced to America by the sons...

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Henry Flipper was born into slavery on March 21, 1856.  He was the first African American to graduate from the United States Military Academy at West Point. Racism caused Flipper to be dishonorably discharged from...

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Scott Joplin was a composer and pianist from the ragtime era. Born in 1868, Joplin’s music played an instrumental part in America’s history.  His famous piece to date, “Maple Leaf Rag,” became such a big...

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D’army Bailey was a lawyer, judge and civil rights activists who also delved in acting and writing.  He was born on November 29, 1941 and unfortunately passed away this past summer on July 12, 2015....

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Here we go again. It has been an ongoing topic in the Black community that African-American women just can’t find a mate—especially if they are successful.  And experts are trying to find out the reasons...

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Controversial comedian Paul Mooney does not hold his tongue when it comes to talking or making fun of someone, or a situation he feels quite passionate about. In this video, Paul Mooney talks about his...

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The late great and legendary Ruby Dee, has been in television and film for over seven decades before her death in 2014 at the age of 91. In this video clip, Ruby Dee interviews with...

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Tia Norfleet has an amazing story. As the first ever African American female to get behind the wheel of a NASCAR vehicle, she is blazing trails and burning up tracks. Norfleet says that her mother...

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It’s not that often that you get to see Richard Pryor in a serious light. But this interview gives another side to the famed comedian, as he speaks with the legendary and intriguing James Earl...

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