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Re: African American history you probably weren't taught in school
« Reply #90 on: February 19, 2022, 04:09:50 am »
In honor of Black History Month: Dr. Alexander Thomas Augusta, first Black surgeon in Civil War

http://www.yahoo.com/news/honor-black-history-month-dr-214354791.html

FSU professor's research helped with Fannie Lou Hamer documentary premiering on PBS

http://www.yahoo.com/news/fsu-professors-research-helped-fannie-110705318.html

Jeffrey Wright on Why Abraham Lincoln's Presidency Helps Us 'Understand Who We Are Today'

http://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/jeffrey-wright-why-abraham-lincolns-185529075.html

Special showing of 'Lines Broken: The Story of Marion Motley' on Feb. 28

http://www.yahoo.com/news/special-showing-lines-broken-story-120021217.html

In Twilight of Life, Civil Rights Activists Feel 'Urgency to Tell Our History'

http://www.yahoo.com/news/twilight-life-civil-rights-activists-163446306.html

16 Incredible, Inspiring, And Unforgettable Stories About Black People Who Deserve To Be Talked About More

http://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/16-black-people-whose-stories-184603119.html


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Re: African American history you probably weren't taught in school
« Reply #91 on: February 21, 2022, 03:27:55 am »
Historical marker reveals story of Wilmington family who helped fuel the abolitionist movement

http://www.yahoo.com/news/historical-marker-reveals-story-wilmington-100030159.html

The Speech That Launched Frederick Douglass’s Life as an Abolitionist

http://www.yahoo.com/news/speech-launched-frederick-douglass-life-170457115.html

'It's an awesome history': How 2 Arizonans are keeping Buffalo Soldiers' legacy alive

http://www.yahoo.com/news/awesome-history-2-arizonans-keeping-130030291.html

Black History Month: 'There's tremendous value in it," HP exec says

http://www.yahoo.com/finance/news/black-history-month-should-be-for-all-12-months-in-a-year-hp-exec-135302387.html



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Re: African American history you probably weren't taught in school
« Reply #92 on: February 22, 2022, 03:37:54 am »
Former teacher's lifelong collection of African American history to go up for auction

http://www.yahoo.com/news/former-teachers-lifelong-collection-african-005305641.html

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Re: African American history you probably weren't taught in school
« Reply #93 on: February 24, 2022, 04:24:06 am »
Many African American last names hold weight of Black history

http://www.yahoo.com/news/many-african-american-last-names-111835967.html

DuSable Museum’s ‘Equiano’ exhibit and Instagram film tell story of Olaudah Equiano as if he lived now, with social media

http://www.yahoo.com/news/dusable-museum-equiano-exhibit-instagram-103000773.html

Here's how you can celebrate Harriet Tubman's bicentennial starting March 10

http://www.yahoo.com/news/heres-celebrate-harriet-tubmans-bicentennial-151132407.html

Black History Month: Plaque outside home in Rutherford honors Hoage family

http://www.yahoo.com/news/black-history-month-plaque-outside-093008782.html

Seaport to honor Bill Pinkney, first captain of the freedom schooner Amistad

http://www.yahoo.com/news/seaport-honor-bill-pinkney-first-013700356.html
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Re: African American history you probably weren't taught in school
« Reply #94 on: February 25, 2022, 06:01:42 am »
Hope lives in the Resiliency of African Americans and those of the African Diaspora

http://www.yahoo.com/news/hope-lives-resiliency-african-americans-125409410.html

'Intertwining art and history': Polk County History Center hosts events on Black culture

http://www.yahoo.com/news/intertwining-art-history-polk-county-200240421.html

Museum begins honoring Black coachmen from the Jim Crow era

http://www.yahoo.com/news/museum-begins-honoring-black-coachmen-122535521.html

Museum honors Miami’s ‘first five’ Black police officers

http://www.yahoo.com/news/museum-honors-miami-first-five-143000444.html

The Smoky Hill Museum teaches about Black history in Salina through a new driving tour

http://www.yahoo.com/news/smoky-hill-museum-teaches-black-114516437.html

"We just had to endure it:" Freshman Four celebrated at Union University

http://www.yahoo.com/news/just-had-endure-freshman-four-030046144.html

Black History Month mural at elementary school prompts discussion

http://www.yahoo.com/news/black-history-month-mural-elementary-021500529.html


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Re: African American history you probably weren't taught in school
« Reply #96 on: February 26, 2022, 09:11:05 am »
5 Black innovators who changed the plant world

http://www.yahoo.com/news/5-black-innovators-changed-plant-140046694.html

Black innovators who reshaped American gardening, farming

http://www.yahoo.com/news/5-black-innovators-reshaped-american-141217469.html



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Re: African American history you probably weren't taught in school
« Reply #98 on: February 28, 2022, 02:19:06 pm »
Louisiana city apologizes 60 years after church beating

http://www.yahoo.com/news/louisiana-city-apologizes-60-years-213536195.html

NAACP honors Pueblo motel that was 'a safe port of call' for Black Americans during Jim Crow era

http://www.yahoo.com/news/naacp-honors-pueblo-motel-safe-205544151.html
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« Reply #99 on: March 03, 2022, 10:48:12 am »
'Incredible and tragic' story of America's largest free Black settlement comes to Pensacola

http://www.yahoo.com/news/incredible-tragic-story-americas-largest-120220265.html

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Re: African American history you probably weren't taught in school
« Reply #100 on: March 06, 2022, 01:37:05 pm »
Hometown Hero: 'Mama' Hamilton continues sharing Black history through storytelling

http://www.yahoo.com/news/hometown-hero-mama-hamilton-continues-205846220.html

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Re: African American history you probably weren't taught in school
« Reply #102 on: March 13, 2022, 04:49:59 am »
Remembering the man who 'laid the groundwork for the modern civil rights movement'

http://www.npr.org/2022/02/01/1076141993/black-history-harry-hariette-moore

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« Reply #103 on: March 29, 2022, 04:21:42 am »
Opinion/Chaput: In war and peace, RI abolitionist was a champion for civil rights

http://www.yahoo.com/news/opinion-chaput-war-peace-ri-174033931.html

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Re: African American history you probably weren't taught in school
« Reply #104 on: April 05, 2022, 09:57:31 am »
Quilt on display at African American Museum shows legacy of Gaston County's Black pioneers

http://www.yahoo.com/news/quilt-display-african-american-museum-090320862.html