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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
Treasured Moments in Medicine, Dr. Jon Thomas
Ethiopian Jewish Status in Israel, Capers Funnye
African and Native Intersectionality in the United States of America, Joseph Flores
Treasured Career Moments (Psychiatry) Dr. Janet Taylor
Black History in Hastings, Minnesota, Heidi Langenfeld

Dr. Jon Thomas, M.D. shares two treasured moments thus far in his career as a surgeon

STEM / Medicine
Stats: 7 Views

Rabbi Capers Funnye shares his views on the status of Ethiopian Jews in the Israeli community

Stats: 21 Views

Joseph Flores, Apache educator (retired) professor and counselor offers some historic points of intersectionality between African Americans and Native Americans

Culture Education Heritage Religion
Stats: 60 Views

Dr. Janet Taylor, shares two treasured career moments in her career as a psychologist

STEM / Medicine
Stats: 39 Views

Dakota County historian Heidi Langenfeld share some of stories about early black settlers in Hastings, Minnesota

Stats: 46 Views