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Supermodel Alek Wek’s famous quote is, “You don’t have to go with the crowd.” And along with that famous quote comes the confidence that is highly needed in an industry that is judgmental and set...

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Olaudah Equiano also known as Gustavus Vassa, was an African slave,  who later became an author, whose 1789 autobiography The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, was influential in ending the slave trade...

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Benjamin Banneker was the first Black inventor and has made significant contributions as a scientist, surveyor, almanac author and farmer. There is so much to learn about this man, and this brief clip details a...

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Before Debi Thomas became a surgeon/ physician, she was a world renowned figure skater.  In 1986, she won the World Championships in figure skating, and is a two time U.S. national champion, and 1988 Olympic...

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Beverly Bond is a DJ and producer who first came to New York City when she was 17 years old to pursue a modeling career. After a successful run as a model, DJ and entrepreneur,...

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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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Many Americans have always speculated that President Barack Obama had a side to him that some deem militant in nature. In this clip, President Obama talks about Malcolm X and how he related to his...

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Recently, we wrote about Dr. George Edward Alcorn who is famous for inventing the imaging X-ray spectrometer—a device used to identify materials through their visual X-ray spectra. This great inventor is now inducted into the...

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Whitney Houston is known as “The Voice.” Before her troubles, which led to her untimely death, Whitney had the family life she always dreamed of. In this 1993 Barbara Walters’ special, Whitney and her family...

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Here’s a clip of actor Lili Bernard on The Cosby Show. Lili Bernard is one of many women to have accused Cosby of sexual assault. Here they are appearing on an episode of the show....

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