“The black elite around the globe should be afraid. That is one of my takeaways from “The Black Panther”, a Marvel movie that when examined closely went beyond anything else so far in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. 636 more words
Hello again. Here is a poster announcing my next appearance at a local library here in Los Angeles, the Eagle Rock Branch Library to share my father’s inspirational story. 1,018 more words
[By removing their own kin with attachments to the black community and intermarrying with white individuals, many were attempting to reduce the levels of prejudicial hostility they had experienced since the intrusion of whites on their lands. 94 more words
How do we succeed when everything’s against us?
Success stories are everywhere. Articles, documentaries and books flood the market and have blanketed social media. But how do we succeed when everything’s against us? 781 more words
Today in African-American Transportation History - 1947: A Pioneering Officer Completes His U.S. Navy Service
The comparatively brief but historically significant U.S. Navy career of Lieutenant Commander Edward Swain Hope, who had been the highest-ranking African-American naval officer during World War II, came to an end when he was officially released from active duty. 629 more words