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Documentary: The Untold Story of Emmett Till

December 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

We will never forget the tragic story of Emmett Till, a young boy who was viciously murdered by two racist white men. Till’s death marked the beginning of the civil rights movement and also called...

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WOW! Talk about giving a child a weight complex. When Janet Jackson appeared on Good Times back in the 1970’s, she was told by producers that she was too “fat,” and had to lose weight....

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Michael Jackson was not gay. We repeat Michael Jackson was not gay!  Okay now that we’ve said that, here is a brief clip of Whitney Houston talking about the time she dated Michael Jackson. His...

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What started the American Civil Rights Movement?

November 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

What started the Civil Rights Movement in the 1960’s?  This video explains why the Civil Rights Movement was started and the events that led up to Black people fighting for their rights in America. It’s...

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Video: Clair Huxtable giving the ultimate read

November 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

This video clip is sure to bring back memories if you were a Cosby Show fan. Elton, played by actor Geoffrey Owens, was the boyfriend of Sandra, the Huxtables oldest daughter.  He was also misogynistic...

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The most brilliant interview of James Baldwin

November 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The late great James Baldwin was a prolific writer who called attention to so many injustices done to Black people through his life work.  He was also very outspoken against the wrongs that plagued Black...

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Before Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X, a great black man by the name of Harry T. Moore stood and viciously fought for the freedom and humanity of Black people. Harry T. Moore was...

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As we delve deeper into history, we are finding out that the first Americans to have settled on the North American continent were indeed black people.  Some suspect that they are the modern day Australian...

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Stokely Carmichael was a well known civil rights activists who dedicated his whole entire life to the improving the conditions of Black people in this country.  He eventually changed his name to Kwame Ture. In...

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Rare video of Sammy Davis Jr. playing the drums

October 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Many youngsters today may not know about Sammy Davis Jr., but he was an entertainer who crossed many racial barriers in the entertainment industry. He was part of the Rat Pack which included greats like...

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