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What's Going On - Marvin Gaye

Sunday vibes.

lynettedavis reblogged this on Memoir Notes and commented:

  The summer of '71 - the year we moved from the state of Florida out west to California. What were you doing in 1971?

Little Known Black History Fact: Moneta Sleet, Jr.

Moneeta Sleet Jr. spent over four decades shooting some of Black America’s most lasting images for EBONY magazine. He is the first African-American to be awarded a Pulitzer Prize. 164 more words

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Little Known Black History Fact: Moneta Sleet, Jr.

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Moneeta Sleet Jr. spent over four decades shooting some of Black America’s most lasting images for EBONY magazine. He is the first African-American to be awarded a Pulitzer Prize. 161 more words

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Thursday Open Thread | Jazz Week: Abbey Lincoln

Today’s Jazz Figure is Abbey Lincoln.

From Lincoln’s Obituary in the Guardian:

If Abbey Lincoln was overwhelmed by the responsibility of being proclaimed “the last of the jazz singers”, she never let it show. 761 more words

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