African American History

10 Ways To Celebrate the ‘Million Man March’ 23rd Anniversary In Style

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Today we celebrate the 23rd anniversary of the Million Man March — a call to action led by Louis Farrakhan that brought Black men together by the masses across the nation at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Visit for more information The gathering was influenced by a plethora of issues affecting the African […]

“Juneteenth” Recognized As African-American Independence Day

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“Juneteenth” (June 19) marks the day slaves in Texas first learned slavery had been abolished. Although the Emancipation Proclamation had been signed and in effect since January 1, 1863, the news didn’t reach the Lone Star State until June 19, 1865. Naturally, it was cause for a grand celebration. Visit for more information Since […]

Dr. Frances Cress Welsing Passes Away At 80 Years Old

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Beloved and renowned scholar, author, educator and psychiatrist Dr. Frances Cress Welsing has passed away at 80 years of age this morning. Visit for more information Known for her 1970 essay The Cress Theory of Color-Confrontation and Racism (White Supremacy and her 1991 novel The Isis Papers; The Keys to the Colors, Dr. Cress-Welsing […]