Category: Historical

Iforcolor takes a look back into history.

In MEMORIAL 2018

A Candle For You ~ 2018 {BLACK THEATRE AFRICAN AMERICAN VOICES} Rest in peace***** 🙏 Abdul Salaam El Razzac Andrew Frierson Aretha Franklin Arthur Mitchell Barbara Alston Barbara Bush Barbara Harris Bill Daily Billy Graham Burt Reynolds Celeste Yarnall Charles Weldon Charlotte Rae Chuck McCann Cicely Berry Craig Mack Craig Zadan Danny Leiner David Ogden …

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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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Louis Johnson

Louis  Johnson Dancer ~ Choreographer ~ Director ~ Professor  ~ Legendary ~  By Dale Ricardo Shields   “Most renowned for his choreography in the timeless film, The Wiz, Johnson was one of the first African Americans to appear in a Broadway ensemble.  Having been featured and learning from some of the dance greats, including Bob Fosse and Jerome Robbins, Johnson began creating …

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Black American Soldiers in the Civil War by Matthew Elliott

  Black American Soldiers in the Civil War  by Matthew Elliott  Edited and revised by Dale Ricardo Shields   The American Civil War is arguably the most gruesome and brutal war in United States history. Brothers fought against brothers, fathers fought against sons, and through this terrible conflict, a people were finally granted freedom. Though …

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