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This Week in Women’s History
March 22, 2017
Both known and overlooked Black women who have made a way for women today through entertainment, inventions and politics. ... read more / view gallery »
This Week in Women’s History  
March 15, 2017
Past and modern day Black women who have made herstory    ... read more / view gallery »
The Women behind #BlackLivesMatter  
March 15, 2017
On February 26, 2012 Black America was in an outrage over the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin who was killed in Sanford, Florida by a white 28-year-old neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman after reporting Martin to the police as “suspicious.” ... read more »
This Week in Women’s History 
March 8, 2017
 Past and present-day African American women poets, actresses, civil rights leaders, film makers and educators who have paved the way for young ladies today by showing the true definition of #BlackGirlMagic.   ... read more »
Stephanie Wilson: Making a Dream Become a Reality
March 2, 2017
Stephanie Wilson: Making a Dream Become a Reality ... read more »
Black Female Inventors and Scientist  
March 1, 2017
This week in Women’s History Month, we focus on the great accomplishments Black female inventors and scientists have contributed to the world.   ... read more »
Ken Griffey Sr.: An Icon in Baseball and Health
February 15, 2017
George Kenneth Griffey Sr. had an iconic 18-year run in Major League Baseball as a right fielder, winning the World Series twice, becoming a three-time MLB All Star and being the first player in Major League Baseball to play with his son on the same team. ... read more »
BLACK HISTORY: Past and Present members of The Congressional Black Caucus
February 1, 2017
Prior to the founding of the Congressional Black Caucus being founded, was its predecessor, the Democratic Select Committee. The committee which was founded by in January 1969 by a group of Black members of the House of Representatives including: 1.         ... read more »
Jackie Robinson and King Became Friends Through Civil Rights
January 11, 2017
Dr. Martin Luther King encouraged several athletes to speak out on civil rights. He even encouraged baseball icon Jackie Robinson. ... read more »
Magic’s HIV Announcement Reaches 25th Anniversary
November 9, 2016
Johnson gave HIV positivity a new face, a face that would be shunned by members of the sports world at that time. ... read more »
Sims Opens New Exhibit at Museum of African American Art 
October 5, 2016
The Museum of African American Art opened a new exhibition featuring assemblage artist, Joseph Sims, in their home on the 3rd floor of Macy’s in the Crenshaw Mall. ... read more »
Historic Columbia’s annual jubilee honors black history
September 21, 2016
An annual event this weekend in Columbia is honoring black history and culture in a very special place. ... read more »
African American Museum Educates, Inspires and Sparks Personal Memories
September 21, 2016
The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture will officially open to the public on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. More of a narrative than a museum, the exhibits tell the story of African Americans from slavery to the nation's first black president. Courtesy photo. ... read more »
The National Museum of African American History and Culture: Telling America’s Story   
September 14, 2016
"It is the purpose of the National Memorial Association; to erect a beautiful building suitable to depict the [N]egro's contribution to America in the military service, in art, literature, invention, science, industry, ect.-fitting tribute to the Negro's contributions and achievements, and which would serve as an educational center giving inspiration and pride to the present and future generations that they may be inspired to follow the examples of those who have aided in the advancement of the race and Nation.." - National Memorial Association, 1915 ... read more »
The Rise and Fall of Soul Newspaper
July 27, 2016
Black America’s Entertainment News magazine ... read more »
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