African American History

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Muhammad Ali, Cassius Clay, The Greatest

This image gallery features some of my favorite moments that captured the spirit and soul of Muhammad Ali a political poet, humanitarian, comedienne, athlete and father, and leader. The audacious blazer of many trails died on June 3, 2016. From INDEPENDENT LENS View: The Trials of Muhammad Ali Video duration: 1:25:31 | Expires: 06/28/16 Rating: … Continue reading

The Real Nina Simone Online Listening Tribute: I Put A Spell On You

In protest regarding the legacy of Nina Simone | Nina Simone’s family asks fans to hold listening parties instead of watching the biopic starring Zoe Saldana! “To most white people, jazz means black and jazz means dirt, and that’s not what I play. I play black classical music.” ~Nina Simone Date: Today, May 22, 2016  … Continue reading