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Black History Biography of the Day
Friday, October 24, 2014

John Marrant
1755-1791

Read about John Marrant
America's first black preacher, a missionary to the Cherokee, and an author, John Marrant lived a life of adventure and hardships to serve God.

Black History Review's Article of the Day

Blacks gaining new political vision
by Star Parker

Being a Democrat is in and of itself enough to capture the black vote ... or is it?


This Week's Featured Black History Resources

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Featured Movie

Escape From Slavery: The True Story of My Ten Years in Captivity--and My Journey to Freedom in America
Read about Escape From Slavery: The True Story of My Ten Years in Captivity--and My Journey to Freedom in America
From an idyllic Sudanese farm to horrifying slavery to prominence in America, Francis Bok's Christian faith sustained him.
Deacons For Defense

Read about Deacons For Defense
The Klan would not stop for Federal injunctions ... but they would stop when their intended victims fought back!

Place to Visit

Brown vs Board of Education National Historic Site
Topeka, KS

Read about Brown vs Board of Education National Historic Site
A formerly-segregated school bears testimony to the decisions that ended 'Seperate but equal' 50 years ago.




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