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Black History Biography of the Day
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Frederick Douglass
1818-1895

Read about Frederick Douglass
This "man who wore his diploma on his back" helped lead his race out of slavery.

Black History Review's Article of the Day

Gay Politics, Black Reality
by Star Parker

Star Parker explains the fundamental difference between the Civil Rights movement and the Gay Rights movement.


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.
The Runaway

Read about The Runaway
Two boys and a couragous sheriff start to change the racial climate in a rural Georgia town.

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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