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This Week In Black History (November 9 – November 15)
November 16, 2017
Despite battling racism in Hollywood and her own personal bouts, she was a trailblazer, becoming the first African American woman to receive an Academy Award nomination in 1954 for “Carmen Jones.” ... read more / view gallery »
This Week In Black History (November 2 – November 8)
November 14, 2017
Birthday of musician, entrepreneur and mega produce, Sean "P. Diddy" Combs. ... read more / view gallery »
This Week In Black History (October 26 – November 1)
November 2, 2017
She was married to equally the talented actor, Ossie Davis. ... read more / view gallery »
Online Search Engine Brings Black History to Light
November 2, 2017
An online search engine birthed by a small team of researchers at the University of Minnesota connects students, artists, scholars, educators, and the general public to the great history of Blacks in America. ... read more »
This Week In Black History (October 19 – October 25)
October 30, 2017
This Week In Black History (October 19 – October 25) ... read more / view gallery »
This Week In Black History (October 12 – October 18)
October 28, 2017
Lerone Bennett, Jr. was born in Clarksdale, Mississippi, was a scholar, author and historian, known for his studies on race relations in the United States. ... read more / view gallery »
‘Separation or Death,’ warned Minister Louis Farrakhan during 22nd Anniversary of the Million Man March keynote address 
October 19, 2017
On Sunday, October 15, the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan delivered the keynote address for the 22nd Anniversary of the Million Man March/Holy Day Atonement.  The title was "Separation Or Death".   ... read more »
This Week In Black History (October 5 – October 11)
October 15, 2017
Born in Los Angeles, Burke discovered a lot of feats, in 1966, she became the first African American woman elected to the California assembly. ... read more / view gallery »
Celebration of Fannie Lou Hamer’s 100th Birthday
October 12, 2017
Crumble expressed that he was the first in his family to attend college; he was ready to give up in his first semester due to an unfriendly atmosphere and a feeling of disconnect, until an African Studies class in womanism introduced him to Hamer. ... read more »
This Week In Black History (September 28 – October 4)
October 11, 2017
Hathaway’s legacy lives on through daughter and Grammy Award winning singer, Lalah Hathaway. ... read more / view gallery »
This Week In Black History (September 21 – September 27)
September 28, 2017
Atlanta race riots took place, as many Blacks and Whites were killed. ... read more / view gallery »
This Week In Black History (September 14 – September 20)
September 22, 2017
A pioneer within the 1990’s East Coast rap scene, the lyricist is one the most influential rappers in the industry who is respected among his peers, fans and still sells out arenas. ... read more / view gallery »
This Week In Black History (September 7 – September 13)
September 14, 2017
In 2005, “I Will Survive,” was inducted into the Dance Music Hall of Fame. ... read more / view gallery »
Harvard Law memorial honors slaves owned by school’s founder
September 14, 2017
Harvard Law memorial honors slaves owned by school's founder ... read more »
This Week In Black History (August 31 – September 6)
September 7, 2017
Cleaver was famous for his memoir, best-selling collection of essays, “Soul On Ice,” chronicling his time in prison. (Courtesy Photo) ... read more / view gallery »
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