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The White House Hosts Special Black History Month Celebration

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In celebration of Black History Month, the White House will host a virtual event, which will feature President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Joining our nation’s leadership will be Anthony Hamilton and the historic Saint Augustine’s Choir for a special performance. The event will be live-streamed across the […]

Michael B. Jordan and Jay-Z to Produce TV Series About Muhammad Ali

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A recent report from Deadline has confirmed that Jay-Z’s Roc nation will e teaming up with actor Michael B. Jordan to produce a television series about the life and legacy of boxing icon Muhammad Ali. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Jordan’s Outlier Society production company and Jay-Z’s Roc Nation for Amazon Studios are executive producing […]

Black GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Vows to Cancel Black History Month if Elected

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Yep, you read the headline right. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Michigan’s 2022 gubernatorial hopeful, Austin Chenge, announced that if elected, he would cancel Black History Month in the state. Instead, he would have “American History Month.” On Monday, the army veteran tweeted, “I will cancel #BlackHistoryMonth in #Michigan. It’s offensive, unfair, maybe illegal… Americans […]

Atlanta Hawks Launch Third Annual ‘Black History Month Assist Challenge’ To Support the Prostate Cancer Foundation

Atlanta Hawks Launch Third Annual ‘Black History Month Assist Challenge’ To Support and Bring Awareness To the Prostate Cancer Foundation

During Tuesday’s game, presented by Emory HEalthcare, the Atlanta Hawks announced the launch of the third annual Black History Month Assist Challenge. The announcement featured Hawks Vice Chairman of the Board and Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Famer Grant Hill and Bradley Carthon, MD, PhD of Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, and detailed the […]

NBA Launches Leaguewide Celebration of Black History Month

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The NBA has tipped off its leaguewide celebration of Black History Month. Through the month of February and going forward, the league and each team will honor Black history and support the ongoing pursuit of racial justice by elevating the voices, experiences, and perspectives of Black players, coaches, employees, and fans through various activations across […]

ALIFE Partners With Brooklyn Museum For a Black History Month Capsule

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There’s only eight days left until Black History Month ends, and New York-bred streetwear imprint ALIFE is making sure to celebrate down to the last minute with a special capsule collection alongside the prestigious Brooklyn Museum. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information View this post on Instagram Alife®/Brooklyn Museum Faith Ringgold, The United States of Attica […]

The Source Black History Icon of the Day: Tupac Amaru Shakur

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The Source has been profiling Black History Icons for the entire month of February, ranging from heavy-hitters in sports like Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Muhammad Ali, to the beautiful and wise Maya Angelou who blessed us with her activism as much as she did with her poetry. Today, we look at one that holds a special […]

The Source Black History Icon Of The Day: Stokely Carmichael

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When it comes to the Freedom Fighters of the 1960s, Kwame Ture, more famously known as Stokely Carmichael, is one of the most highly regarded. He was a prominent organizer in the Civil Rights Movement in the United States and a leader in the global Pan-African movement. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information He became an […]

#BHM 7 Facts That You May Not Know About The Founder Of The 5% Nation

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****Repost from Feb. 22, 2016***** Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Many people may have heard of the “Five Percenters” or the teachings that stem from this cultural phenomenon born in the ghettos of America, but there are very few who are familiar with the origins of the 5% Nation(also known as the Nation Of Gods […]

Social Activist and Radical Icon Angela Davis’ Work to be Showcased at Harvard University

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Social activist and 1960s radical leader Angela Davis will be donating her papers to a library of women’s history at Harvard University. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The 74-year-old icon was a pillar of the Black Power Movement and is known for her activism around issues like mass incarceration. “My papers reflect 50 years of involvement in […]

Yara Shahidi Writes Open Letter To Black Women On Google

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Google has been celebrating Black History Month with different representations from arts and culture. They started off Feb. 1st with a doodle that celebrated the great American Scholar, Carter G. Woodson, often called the “Father of Black History.” Then on Feb. 7th, rapper Nas teamed up with Google Arts and Culture for a special Black […]

5 African-American Inventors You Should Know

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Words by Shurida Lundi Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information There are a number of African-American geniuses who are not acknowledged for the many inventions they have created. Without them, we wouldn’t be able to complete daily activities or save lives or write. This Black History Month, we are recognizing five inventors that you may not […]

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