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Michal Jordan and Allen Iverson are two of the best basketball players to ever live.  Many may even debate on who is the better player. In this throwback video clip, Allen Iverson actually gets the...

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It’s so refreshing looking back on some of our black icons talk about their lives and the work that they’ve done. In this throwback video clip, iconic rapper 2Pac Shakur talks with talk show host...

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In this throwback video clip, former mayor of Detroit, Coleman Young, talks about the time Nelson Mandela visited the popular city. The visit, which happened in June of 1990, was one of the first stops...

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On March 31, 1870 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, Thomas Mundy Peterson became the first man of African descent to legally vote in the United States. The decision came following the passing of the 15th...

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When we think of black scientist, the name Ernest Everett Just is the last name to come to mind. But this extraordinary man was a great biologist. Born on August 4, 1883, Just was instrumental...

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In 1957, famed television reporter Mike Wallace interviewed Thurgood Marshall about integration and the violence that plagued black people in the south. The words spoken by Marshall still applies today, as black people are still...

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Frederick McKinley Jones invented one of the most important tools used in the trucking industry today—automatic refrigeration. The automatic refrigeration system, or what is called the portable air-cooling unit, was designed for trucks that were...

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In 1966, Marie Van Brittan Brown invented the closed circuit television security system which has come to be known as the “home security system.” Brown was born on October 30th, 1922 in Queens New York. ...

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A good way to get our minds off of all the craziness that is going on around us in the world is to look at some old school clips that bring back good memories for...

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Professor Emerita Olivia Hooker recently turned 100 years old. When she was just five years old, her father owned a successful department store in Tulsa, OK where in 1921, she hid beneath a table as...

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