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Black Wall Street, Tulsa, Oklahoma

Black Wall Street, Tulsa, Oklahoma

May 31, 2021 will be the one-hundredth anniversary of the two-day massacre in Tulsa’s wealthy black community known as Deep Greenwood or Black Wall Street. Deep Greenwood...

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Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom

Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom

In 1848, Ellen and William Craft devised an unusual and successful plan to escape slavery in the deep South of Macon, Georgia. Within eight days after devising the plan,...

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Lisa Charles, A Renaissance Woman

Lisa Charles, A Renaissance Woman

Lisa Charles is a woman who has an affinity for life and fitness.  She understands that life’s journey is not a straight line but a fortuitous maze of twists and turns. ...

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No Stones Left Unturned

No Stones Left Unturned

“A race no less than a nation is prosperous in proportion to the intelligence of its women.” Monroe Alpheus Majors, M.D. (1893) YAAHA celebrates the thousands of exceptional...

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Black History is American History

Black History is American History

Black history is American history and should represent blacks’ contributions in every American history book milestone.  It is especially paramount that our children are...

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YAAHA is dedicated to encouraging harmonious race relations by educating the public on 400 years of African American history.

Your contribution will help us provide learning tools and references to advance our goal of educating those eager to learn more about black history in the United States.

Donations will support our campaign to use our book, lesson plans, and various communication tools to educate all Americans, especially black Americans, of their ancestral history from 1619 to present day.

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Donations over $100 will receive a copy of our book BLACK HISTORY 1619-2019: An Illustrated and Documented African-American History