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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 are invested in our community. This repository was conceived in 2005 as 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
Skin Color in America, Claudine McHie-Cooper
Educations Importance, Are Black Students Harder To Teach, Mary K. Boyd
My Favorite Book, A Second Career, Pam Grier
Treasured Moments Playing Basketball, Seimone Augustus

African American Registry partnered with the City of Minneapolis Division of Race and Equity’s ReCast MPLS, 2019 program.
This affirmed racial disparities with responses to questions, assessments, testimonies, ideas and plans to address healing, reparations and reconciliation in the city.

Episode Heritage
Stats: 46 Views

Author and mother, Claudine McHie-Cooper shares her experiences regarding skin color in America

Stats: 18 Views

Retired classroom educator, administrator and education advocate Mary K. Boyd shares the importance of education and the myth of the black student

Activist / Abolitionist Education
Stats: 27 Views

Actress, Author, Animal Advocate Pam Grier shares one of her favorite books and a second career

Activist / Abolitionist Media
Stats: 33 Views

WNBA basketball player Seimone Augustus shares two treasured moments in her playing career

Sports / Outdoors
Stats: 53 Views