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Dr. W.E.B. DuBois’s Brooklyn, New York Address

A one time Dr. W.E.B Dubois lived in Brooklyn, New York. He lived at 31 Grace Court in Brooklyn Heights. Reportedly, Dr. DuBois bought the house from Arthur Miller, who wrote his play, “Death of a Salesman” at the address.” Tweet

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It’s A Myth That Emmett Till Whistled At A White Woman, Read His Mother’s Words

It is oft repeated lore that Emmett Till inappropriately whistled at a white woman. However, the excerpt from his mother’s tome, printed below, contains the seldom told history of what likely caused the “Emmett Till whistle.” “Although it was a great relief to learn that Emmett hadn’t lost any of his motor skills, it wasn’t […]

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The Top 10 African Kings

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The Top 10 African Queens

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African History: The Mali Empire

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Photos Of Lynchings Sold As Postcards & The Story Of Jess Washington

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Dr. Joy DeGruy: Why Real Black History Isn’t Taught In Schools

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Was The Original Statue Of Liberty A Black Woman?

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African American Inventors Concealed By History

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What Happened To The “Richest African American Street”?

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