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Robert Smalls (1839-1915)

Robert Smalls (1839-1915)

One of the most intriguing stories of the Civil War is that of Robert Smalls, a slave and Civil War hero. The Confederacy employed him as a stevedore foreman, lamplighter,...

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Why We Do Not Support CRT

Why We Do Not Support CRT

The cynical political game of Critical Race Theory (CRT) relies heavily on the public's ignorance of history to achieve racial division and promote the theory that "systemic...

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Thomas Sowell

Thomas Sowell

"It is usually futile to try to talk facts and analysis to people who are enjoying a sense of moral superiority in their ignorance." -Thomas Sowell   Author Jason Riley...

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Dorothy Ola Jackson (1933-2021)

Dorothy Ola Jackson (1933-2021)

Some leaders do well in politics, some in philanthropic areas, the medical field, some in business, entertainment, or education. A few leaders are faithful servants of the...

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Ernest Everett Just

Ernest Everett Just

Dr. Ernest E. Just was born in 1883, after the Reconstruction era in Charleston, South Carolina. It was a time when blacks joined the Republican Party, began to vote, and...

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Fisk University Jubilee Singers

Fisk University Jubilee Singers

Fisk University was founded in 1866 in Nashville, Tennessee, as a predominately black university. In 1871, the school was in financial need, and the choir director, George...

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Robert Hayden (1913-1980)

Robert Hayden (1913-1980)

Using the pen name Robert Hayden, Asa Bundy Sheffey was a gifted poet who wrote elegant poems about black history and other African American themes. Shortly after his birth...

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