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Marcus Garvey: From Jamaican Peasant To Potent Black World Leader By Stacy St. Hilaire

  Marcus Garvey:  From Jamaican Peasant To Potent Black World Leader ~~~              by Stacy St. Hilaire Edited by Dale Shields “A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.” Marcus Garvey Marcus Garvey is one of the most influential Black men of all time. He emerged …

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Thurgood Marshall: Revolutionizing the Concept of Precedence in the Supreme Court

                                      Thurgood                                                                        …

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Emmett Louis Till by Thinh H. Truong

Emmett Louis Till by Thinh H. Truong Edited by Dale Ricardo Shields Part I: The Unfortunate Trip In a morning of 1955, Robert Hodges, who was fishing at Tallahatchie Lake in Mississippi, found an unknown object floating on the surface.[1] Closer and closer, he was terrified that it was a dead body. That was Emmett …

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Benjamin Banneker-Abolitionist, Inventor, and Intellectual by Elizabeth Cohan-Lawson

Benjamin Banneker   Abolitionist, Inventor, and Intellectual by Elizabeth Cohan-Lawson  Edited and revised by Dale Shields “My whole life has been a mathematical proof of what a black man can do.” – Benjamin Banneker   In Stevie Wonder’s 1976 track, Black Man, the lyrics profess: “First clock to be made/ In America was created by a …

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