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Colin Kaepernick is an American Hero

COLIN KAEPERNICK is a hero. He is a real AMERICAN, and all of his detractors should be ashamed for criticizing his protest. But instead of arguing with his critics, I will ask you guys a series of questions and provide y’all with a FREE HISTORY LESSON. 311 more words

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This Month in History - August

  • 1834 – Slavery was abolished throughout the British Empire – Slavery Abolition Act 1833 came into effect.
  • August 2, 1850 – The start of The Underground Railroad, a network of secret routes and safe houses used by 19th-century enslaved people in the United States in efforts to escape to free states and Canada.
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African history

The simple-minded assumptions of African subordination derived from Colonial administration perspective. The responsible colonial officials follow the serviceable school of anthropology to understood African civilisations. It was believed that each African society had its own organic customs that continue in an eternal balance which never changed. 351 more words

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50 Years Ago Today: First African-American Female Judge Confirmed

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Tuesday, August 30th.  On this date 50 years ago, the federal court system received its first African-American female judge.

Constance Baker Motley was confirmed by the U.S. 103 more words

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50 Years Ago Today: First African-American Female Judge Confirmed

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Tuesday, August 30th.  On this date 50 years ago, the federal court system received its first African-American female judge.

Constance Baker Motley was confirmed by the U.S. 103 more words

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50th Anniversary of the Black Panther Party (Oakland, CA)-October 2016

Dear Friends and Comrades,

October 2016 marks the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party. An ad hoc committee of former members of the Party is hosting events commemorating the anniversary from October 20-23rd in Oakland, California. 137 more words

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Rolling Times: Art in Black Fashion

Fun fact about me, I have this cool brand called Nappy Nerd: Lifestyle of the Black and Brainy.  This past weekend I had the pleasure of showcasing my handmade accessories and artwork at the… 301 more words