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This Day in History: August 1st

Educator and Civil Rights Activist Benjamin Mays Was Born The spiritual mentor to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.,...

This Day in History, August 2nd

Best-selling author and activist, James Arthur Baldwin was born on August 2, 1924, in Harlem, New York. His eloquence and passion on race relations...

This Day in History, August 1st

On August 1, 1834, slavery was abolished in Trinidad and Tobago. It was announced that the end of slavery would roll out as slaves...

This Day in History: July 31st

Civil Rights Leader, Whitney Young Jr., Was Born Civil rights leader, presidential advisor and former head of the National...

This Day in History, July 29th

On July 29, 1895, more than 40 African-American women, representing organizations from 14 different states, came together to hold the First National Conference of...

This Day in History: July 26

By the time World War II ended, some of President Franklin Roosevelt’s efforts to address civil rights issues within the military began to erode....

This Day in History: July 26th

Liberia Declares Independence The west African country of Liberia proclaimed its independence on July 26, 1847, making it...

This Day in History: July 25th

Emmett Louis Till, whose lynching for allegedly "taunting" a white woman in Mississippi in 1955 became the lightening rod for the Civil Rights Movement,...

This Day in History: July 24th

Ira Aldridge, the First Black Shakespearean Actor, Was Born Pushing social boundaries allowed Ira Frederick Aldridge to achieve...

This Day in History: July 21st

Dame Mary Eugenia, The First Female Prime Minister In The Caribbean, Was Born Lawyer and politician Dame Mary...

This Day in History: July 18th

5 Things About Nelson Mandela, Who Was Born on This Day Nelson Mandela, the first Black president of...

This Day in History: July 16th

Ida B. Wells was born on July 16, 1862 on a plantation in Holly Springs, Mississippi. She was the oldest of eight children born...

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This Day in History: August 1st

Educator and Civil Rights Activist Benjamin Mays Was Born The spiritual mentor to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.,...

Coach Cass: Are You Ready For Love?

Casandra (Coach Cass) Henriquez, relationship guru and bestselling author kicks off podcast letting you know who she is and how she became...

This Day in History, August 2nd

Best-selling author and activist, James Arthur Baldwin was born on August 2, 1924, in Harlem, New York. His eloquence and passion on race relations...

Best of: James Baldwin: “Freedom Can’t Be Given, It Must Be Taken!” (Part 1)

On what would be the 96th birthday of James Baldwin, Karen shares an interview he did in 1960 and breaks it into...

This Day in History, August 1st

On August 1, 1834, slavery was abolished in Trinidad and Tobago. It was announced that the end of slavery would roll out as slaves...
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