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Black Fact of the Day: July 1, 2019 – Brought to you by Black365
July 1, 2019
On this day, July 1, 1971, West Adams Hospital, the first Black-owned hospital in L.A., was opened with the assistance of Dr. Ludlow Creary. Brought to you by the Black365 Calendar. ... read more »
Message From Watts: Liberation is Coming From A Black Thing
August 16, 2018
The year 1965 began on an ominous and unsettling note—the assassination and martyrdom of Malcolm X, the Fire Prophet. Even in the white and winter cold of February, it was a sign of the coming fire. Indeed, it pointed toward the fiery fulfillment of prophecy which Malcolm, himself, had predicted. It was there, too, in the title of James Baldwin’s classic, The Fire Next Time. And it was the topic of countless conversations around the country. Baldwin had taken his title from a line in a Black gospel song which says: “God gave Noah the rainbow sign, no more water, the fire next time.” And this, for us, was the fundamental time of turning when the fire would be this time. ... read more »
Black Wealth 2020:  New Economic Justice Movement Aims to ‘Turbo Charge’ Black Wealth in America
July 27, 2017
According to the following statistics, the economic condition of America's Black community is in dire straits: ... read more »
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