African American History

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Black August | Art, History, Activism, and Politics

August is here and a lot of things going on to celebrate the accomplishments of African Americans! Tomorrow is going to be a great day to begin celebrating with the b-day of writer and activist, James Baldwin. We’ll all get a chance to revisit and contemplate the words of Dr. Martin Luther King in his speech: … Continue reading

The Eve of JUNETEENTH 1865 | 2013

Well, I guess it’s time for us Black folk to remember once again why we free. On the eve of Juneteenth all I’m thinking about is continuing to be FABULOUS & GREAT! My ancestors paved a way for me to do believe and do the impossible! The struggle continues in the 21st century and will … Continue reading