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Rev. Al Sharpton Latest Victim Of Trump's Tweets; Sharpton Claps Back

Over the weekend, President Donald Trump has moved on in his series of racist, targeted attacks from “the squad” to two prominent Black male leaders. 663 more words

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The Shame of America

Lynching in Paris, TX 1893 (Image: Library of Congress)

Ida B. Wells, an early anti-lynching advocate who virtually
worked alone, exposed the unspeakable brutality of a violent mob with their… 332 more words


Black Architects that Made America Great

Black Architects from the 19th and 20th Centuries

Before the Civil War, blacks learned the building trade to benefit their owners, but after the Civil War, they passed their skills to their children and these budding architects would eventually attend school and lead the way for other black architects. 432 more words

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First Black American Car Dealer

Homer B. Roberts

Homer B. Roberts was a WWI veteran and an electrical
engineer. Not only was he the first black American car dealer but was also one… 73 more words


First Black Auto Manufacturer

F. D. Patterson

Frederick Douglass Patterson was the first manufacturer,
owner, and operator of Greenfield-Patterson Automobile Company. His first car debuted in 1915, built in Ohio, 103 more words

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Victor Young: Lamborghini Merchant & Media Mogul

Victor Young

“Young’s advice is learning a work ethic early, do not quit, do not let anyone discount you, find who wants your talent”

Last year a presentation was made to an after-school…

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Before Rosa Parks, There Was Claudette Colvin

Claudette Colvin

Fifteen-year-old Claudette Colvin was an active member of
the local NAACP Youth Council lead by Rosa Parks in Montgomery, Alabama. On
March 2, 1955, Colvin tested the cities’ segregated busing ordinance by… 279 more words

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