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Sun, 11.08.2019

The Harlem Cultural Festival held

*On this date in 1969 the first performance played at the Harlem Cultural Festival.  Also known as Black Woodstock, this was a series of music concerts that took place in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City.  The concerts celebrated African American music and culture and promoted the continued politics of black pride. Some of the artist included Nina Simone, B.B. King, Sly & the Family Stone, Chuck Jackson, Abbey Lincoln & Max […]

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Fri, 12.07.2019

African and Native Intersectionality in the United States of America, Joseph Flores

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

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Wed, 12.06.2019

The “N” word in Brazil, Juliana Ramos

Public Policy advocate Juliana Ramos shares her views on Brazil’s cultural use and interpretation of the “N” word

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Fri, 31.05.2019

Admiration (my parents) Dr. Anton Armstrong

Music Professor and Choral Conductor Dr. Anton Armstrong recalls and admires the impact of his parents on his humanity

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Tue, 21.05.2019

Black Love, Princess Titus

Agri-Business owner, activist and educator Princess Titus shares her views on what she loves about the African American community.

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Tue, 14.05.2019

Black Love, Hollis Watkins

Mississippi Civil Rights pioneer and administrator Hollis Watkins shares some views on what he enjoys about the African American community

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Fri, 05.04.2019

Racism vs Bullying, (Defined), Virginia Richardson

Virginia Richardson, lifelong child and family advocate of the disabled shares the similarities and differences and intersectionality between racism and bullying

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Thu, 22.11.2018

Thoughts on Black Anti-Semitism, April Baskins

Eductor and Jewish racial justice advocate April Baskins, Shares her thoughts on black Anti-Semitism in African America

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Sat, 20.10.2018

Parenting, Intersectionality with Race and Culture, Maria Nhambu

Tanzanian American author Maria Nhambu shares her views of parenting and intersectionality between race and culture

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Tue, 02.10.2018

Gen.X vs Boomers, Generation Gap, Claudine McHie-Cooper

Gen.X’r Claudine McHie-Cooper shares her insight on her Generation Gap experiences

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New Poem Each Day

Poetry Corner

This is an African worm but then a worm in any land is still a worm. It will not stride, run, stand up before butterflies, who have passed their worm-like... THIS IS AN AFRICAN WORM by Margaret Danner.
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