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Black History Biography of the Day
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Jackie Robinson
1919-1972

Read about Jackie Robinson
With skill and courage, Jackie Robinson broke down the walls of segregation that locked black Americans out of professional sports.

Black History Review's Article of the Day

The universal affliction of irresponsibility
by Star Parker

Parker compares the problems in America to those in Palestine and boils them down to one thing: irresponsibility.


This Week's Featured Black History Resources

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Featured Movie

Freedom Summer
Read about Freedom Summer
View the Civil Rights Act of 1964 through the eyes of two young boys, one black, the other white.
Roots
1977

Read about Roots
This is the dramatic story of one family's 4-generation struggle for freedom

Place to Visit

Buffalo Soldier Memorial
Junction City, Kansas

Read about Buffalo Soldier Memorial
A larger-than-life African-American soldier leads his horse westward in tribute to the 9th and 10th Cavalry regiments.




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