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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
Media Stereotypes, Grady Appleton
Black Critique, Dr. Rose Brewer
Treasured career memory (music) Craig Rice
The origins of the Hallie Q. Brown Ctr., Jonathan Palmer
My Desire for more Black Women and Girls

Media education producer Grady Appleton talks about the lingering racial stereotypes in media and ways to defend against them.

Education Media
Stats: 13 Views

Dr. Rose Brewer is the Chair of the University of Minnesota African American & African Studies Department. She shares a few constructive critiques of her Black community

Stats: 17 Views

Craig Rice is a multi-media producer, director, musician, writer and administrator. In this interview, he shares an important memory from his days playing music with Prince

Stats: 62 Views

Administrator, Jonathan Palmer shares the story of St. Paul’s Hallie Q. Brown Ctr.

Business Heritage
Stats: 61 Views

Racial Justice advocate April Baskins, shares her desires for Black women and girls

Culture Heritage
Stats: 101 Views