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Black History Biography of the Day
Friday, November 28, 2014

Lieutenant Henry Ossian Flipper
1854-1940

Read about Lieutenant Henry Ossian Flipper
The first colored graduate of West Point, Henry Ossian Flipper served his country in the Cavalry and civilian life alike.

Black History Review's Article of the Day

Rosa Parks and history
by Thomas Sowell

Why was Rosa Parks' bus segregated? Did market forces do that?


This Week's Featured Black History Resources

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Featured Movie

Lost Boy No More: A True Story of Survival and Salvation
Read about Lost Boy No More: A True Story of Survival and Salvation
At 9 years old Nhial fled 1000 miles to Ethiopia to escape the Muslim raiders who had murdered his family.
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

John Brown Memorial Park
Osawatomie, KS

Read about John Brown Memorial Park
Statues and monuments stand in honor of John Brown and the men who fought with him on the site of the Battle of Ossawotamie in Eastern Kansas.




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