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Voices That Guide Us

Voices That Guide Us (personal narratives):

Voices That Guide Us is an evolving and expanding collection of HD video narratives of black elders, professionals, and young people. It purposely includes other races that intersect with or are invested in our community. This repository was conceived in 2005 as a global learning tool of the American Black experience.

The purpose of Voices That Guide Us is to:

Convey the essential humanity of Black people through video

Offer a visual voice for views, advice, affirmations, and truths by us and about us

Enhance existing text articles in our website (primary or secondary resource)

Preserve the oral traditions that are the trademark of Black people

Spotlight un-stereotypical interpretations of who Black people are

Look, Listen & Learn
Black Love, seangarrison
Black Love (Family), Dave Dennis
My Desire for More Black Women And Girls, Mary K. Boyd
Three Words That Describe Me, and a Childhood Memory, T. Mychael Rambo
AAREG Testimony 2023, Dennis Ogelsby

seangarrison is an artist and writer. In this segment, he shares his reasons for loving his black community.

Culture Theatre / The Arts
Stats: 35 Views

Dave Dennis is an educator, administrator, lawyer and former Freedom Rider.  In this segment, he shares black history, and his own experience regarding the black family in the 21st century.

Culture Heritage
Stats: 44 Views

Mary K. Boyd is an administrator, community activist, and retired teacher. In this segment, she shares essential traditions for her gender to not forget.

Culture Heritage
Stats: 41 Views

T. Mychael Rambo is an actor, dancer, singer, and theater/Arts educator In this segment, he shares three words of self-description, and a childhood memory.

Heritage Theatre / The Arts
Stats: 69 Views

Dennis Ogelsby is a pastor, author, and community activist. In this segment, he speaks on behalf of supporting African American Registry.

Education Heritage
Stats: 62 Views