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Family Stories_Harper Brothers

We have this book that chronicles our Black Family line.  A story that has always had me wondering is the one about how one of the Harper Brothers of Harper Publishing liked my 3x Great Grandfather George Washington Black’s singing voice and offered to pay for his education.  71 more words

Black Family

Hate Message Sprayed On Home In Lawndale

LAWNDALE (CBSLA) — There is outrage in a Southland neighborhood tonight after someone spray-painted a racial slur on the home of a black family.

It happened in Lawndale and now police are searching for the culprit. 251 more words

Los Angeles News

The Protection of the Black Family

For years, the black family has had a target on its back. The time for removing the target is now. One of the things that the military teaches is to be the one in control so that you cannot be controlled. 179 more words

Overcoming The Shame of a Broken Family

For so many people, there is a weight of shame attached to growing up in a broken home and with broken family relationships. The shame of not knowing your biological parent(s). 461 more words

WELLNESS WEDNESDAY: COULD TRADITIONAL BLACK FAMILY IDEALS BE PROMOTING OBESITY?

via BlackDoctor:

Weight has pretty much always been a struggle for me for as long as I can remember. Growing up, I was always the chubby kid and even throughout my teenage years I was always the big guy. 145 more words

Family Health

Last Will and Testament of Robert Black

I’m keeping with my current project I thought I’d share something that wasn’t in Hilary P. Black’s manuscript. A few years ago while searching for the names of James E. 342 more words

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Black Family

For years I have had this fascination with various lines of my family.  Some more than others and the Black line on my maternal side ranks at the top of that list.  368 more words