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Iconic Civil Rights Moments

Celebrating Black History Month: Iconic Civil Rights Moments Yahoo News Photo Staff February 6, 2017 Black History Month is a time for the United States to remember and honor the plentiful and rich contributions of African-Americans to the nation. The civil…

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NEVER FORGET

This make you uncomfortable ? Black history is U.S. history. This picture is only 75yrs old, How many of you have grandparents who are 75 and older ? Can you imagine what they went through ? Don’t be afraid of…

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JAMAICAN BAPTIST DEACON

Paul Bogle (1822 – 24 October 1865) was a Jamaican Baptist deacon and activist. He is a National Hero of Jamaica. He was a leader of the 1865 Morant Bay protesters, who marched for justice and fair treatment for all…

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MASS MURDER OF AFRICAN-AMERICANS IN THE 1910

MASS MURDER OF AFRICAN-AMERICANS IN THE 1910 SLOCUM MASSACRE IN EAST TEXAS In 1910, it is estimated that anywhere from 8-22, and possibly more African-Americans were killed in East Texas by White Supremacists. The tragedy is known as the #Slocum Massacre. The…

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