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Success On The Way, Ask Dr. Jeanette: “The Education Football” Brown vs Board of Education-Part 2
July 16, 2020
The new Chief Justice, displaying considerable political skill and determination, the new chief justice succeeded in engineering a unanimous verdict against school segregation the following year. ... read more »
Living for the Memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
January 17, 2020
The work accomplished in the fight for civil rights justice and equality by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., lifts us all. We owe a debt of gratitude to Dr. King for his endeavors and the sacrifices he made in leading the movement that so many have benefitted from over the decades. ... read more »
Black Fact of the Day: May 27, 2019- Brought to you by Black365
May 27, 2019
        On this day May 27, 1958, “Littlerock Nine” member, Ernest Green, became the first African American to graduate from Central High School. ... read more »
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Children on the Front Lines
August 23, 2018
I am so proud of the Freedom Schools scholars who have learned they are following in the footsteps of children and youths who were the foot soldiers and infantry of the Civil Rights Movement. Some of their stories from the Movement are well known: six-year-old Ruby Bridges in New Orleans walked through White mobs to attend school—even praying for those jeering at her; the Little Rock Nine; the four little girls killed in the bombing of Birmingham’s 16th Street Baptist Church. Thousands of children were on the frontlines of history. Whether sung or unsung heroes, we owe all of them a debt of gratitude. ... read more »
‘Little Rock Nine’ member writes book detailing experience
January 18, 2018
The 150-page book contains verse, photographs, drawings, essays and documents from when Little Rock's resistance to desegregation put the city in the spotlight. ... read more »
ASM. Jones-Sawyer Unveils New Digital Video for Re-election Campaign
October 31, 2017
We've led on workers' rights, immigrant rights, civil rights, equal rights, environmental rights, and more. ... read more »
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 »
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