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Anecdote: How Much Damage Is The “Education” System Doing?

“The animals got together in the forest one day and decided to start a school. There was a rabbit, a bird, a squirrel, a fish and an eel, and they formed a Board of Education. The rabbit insisted that running be in the curriculum. The bird insisted that flying be in the curriculum. The fish […]

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Neely Fuller Jr. On The Key To Power

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Neely Fuller Jr. On Why You Should Always Be In Question Mode

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Neely Fuller Jr.: The Universe Is A University

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Assata Shakur On Nat Turner

“It had never occurred to me that hundreds of Black people had got together to fight for their freedom. The day I found out about Nat Turner I was affected so strongly it was physical. I was so souped up on adrenaline I could barely contain myself. I tore through every book my mother had. […]

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Assata Shakur On Segregated Schools

“Of course, our schools were segregated, but the teachers took ore of an interest in our lives because they lived in our world, in the same neighborhoods. They knew what we were up against and hat e would be facing as adults, and they tried to protect us as much as they could. More than […]

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Neely Fuller Jr.: Education vs. Celebration

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Germany Offers Free Tuition & The Free Tuition Debate

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Black History Fact Of The Day: John Berry Meachum & The Steamboat Library

John Berry Meachum, former slave and reverend, was dedicated to the education of Black people. During his lifetime, it was illegal for Black people to learn how to read and write. Despite this known legality, Reverend Meachum built a steamboat that housed a library. His steamboat was docked in St. Louis in the Mississippi River. […]

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South African Aviation School Aims To Train Black Pilots

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