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The c@stration of George Washington Carver

September 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

By Yolanda Spivey I came across an interesting clip from the popular documentary, “Hidden Colors 3.”  In it, legendary comedian, writer, and activist Dick Gregory, gave a brief assessment on racism in America.  He also...

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Editor’s note: For those who are wondering about the retro title of this black-history series, please take a moment to learn about historian Joel A. Rogers, author of the 1934 book 100 Amazing Facts About...

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200 year old slave barracks found in Maryland

August 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

April V. Taylor The Root is reporting that archaeologists who were looking for signs of French Commander Jean-Baptiste Rochambeau’s 1781 encampment in Millersville, Maryland have instead stumbled upon historic slave barracks that are more than...

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  Do you and your children know their history?  If not, then who do you think is going to teach it to you?  Those who don’t know their past are never going to be able...

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April V. Taylor Many people would be shocked to know that at least five U.S. Presidents were members of the Ku Klux Klan.  According to the Southern Poverty Law Center,”the KKK started in the summer...

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By Yolanda Spivey As a little girl, I’ll never forget going on a class trip to Jumel Terrace in New York City where we learned about the life of America’s first president, George Washington. There,...

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“Stubborn As A Mule” is an internationally award winning documentary that has been ten years in the making about reparations produced and directed by Arcelious Daniels.  Miller Bargeron Jr. and Albert A. George Jr. also...

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A lot of black people don’t know anything about The Great Migration. But at the turn of the century, many African Americans were in the south working agricultural jobs. But the south was dangerous. Southerners...

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What do we really know about King Tut? Not much if you’re like most Americans. Maybe this video is an opportunity to learn more about this extraordinary king. Scientists have analyzed Tuts DNA and descendants,...

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