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Otis Frank Boykin was an inventor and engineer.  In his lifetime, he has invented over 25 electronic devices which included, an improved electrical resistor for computers, radios, and televisions.  His most famous invention was a...

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Video: Dave Chappelle rapping about HIV/ AIDS

September 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dave Chappelle is known for being funny, and many people usually don’t take him seriously.  But in this rare video clip, a young Dave Chappelle is rapping about a very serious topic that has affected...

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In recent years, veteran actress Pam Grier talked openly to the public about the tumultuous relationship she had with the late great Richard Pryor. She said that Pryor was such a cocaine addict, that her...

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Dr. Eliza Ann Grier was a former slave who did the impossible during the 1800’s—she was the first Black woman licensed to practice medicine in the state of Georgia. Dr. Grier was born in North...

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Dr. Helen Gayle, CEO of CARE, which is a humanitarian organization that provides disaster relief and helps fight poverty around the world, talks about why she became a medical doctor. Dr. Gayle said, “I went into...

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Kanye West is still mourning the loss of his mother. In recent news, the controversial rap singer was quoted as saying he was “responsible” for his mother’s death because she moved to California with him,...

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Dr. Daniel Hale Williams is a black doctor who performed the first successful open heart surgery. The year was 1893, and a young man came into the hospital where he was working with a knife...

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This video says a few things about Eugenics programs of the past. Some are wondering if Planned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger participated in programs that were designed to keep black babies from being born. Watch...

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Most 53 year old men just let their bodies go—after all, they may feel who is looking. This native New Yorker by the name of Anthony “iNatural” Alderman is defying those beliefs. At just 53...

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The funny thing about racism is that you almost never get to hear about everything that happened.  Most of what we are taught in school is just the tip of the iceberg.  Videos like this...

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