Black History Month

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Black History Month: The Past And Present Is Our Future Black History Month: The Past And
I grew up in rural east Texas during the late 1940s through 1962; a time when education for people of...
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Will Black Artists Of Today Transform Our Politics & Culture? Will Black Artists Of Today Transform
Each February, when I think of Black History Month, I think of the black artists who have contributed to...
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How My Father's Roots Helped Me Find Myself How My Father's Roots Helped Me Find
I do not know as much about my family as I would like. My father, Saunders Samuel King, was born in...
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Tracing My Black and Native American

Gracias Archelina Sportsman Morandus, my great-grandmother, was the reason I wrote a vampire novel. Born in 1883 to an Ioway Indian horse trainer and an African-American New...
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Black History Month Moment: Actor Noah

In honor of Black History Month, BlackVoices.com took to the red carpet during this year's annual 'BET Honors.' We caught up with some of your favorite icons and asked them...
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To Be Young, Biracial And Absolutely

"Do you even have a black identity?" asked my husband, a black man, and my friend, a white woman, when they heard I was writing an article for BlackVoices.com. It was my...
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Black History Month Moment: Singer Ne-Yo

In honor of Black History Month, BlackVoices.com took to the red carpet during this year's annual 'BET Honors.' We caught up with some of your favorite icons and asked them...
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Black History Month Moment: Washington

In honor of Black History Month, BlackVoices.com took to the red carpet during this year's annual 'BET Honors.' We caught up with some of your favorite icons and asked them...
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Black History Month Moment: TV

In honor of Black History Month, BlackVoices.com took to the red carpet during this year's annual 'BET Honors.' We caught up with some of your favorite icons and asked...
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Black History Month 2011: Why Black

Bedtime stories are complicated for black families. Take Addy. I will never forget page 23 of 'Meet Addy: An American Girl.' Addy is forced, by an overseerer with a whip in...
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