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Posted in 1920s African AMerican History Art dance France History LGBTQ+ people‚Äôs history Women's History

Singer, Dancer, Superstar, Spy: Josephine Baker

Before the was Beyonce, there was Josephine Baker

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Posted in African AMerican History Bands Black Power Civil Rights Gil Scott Heron History music Subversives White Privledge

Subversive Bands, Part Three: Gil Scott Heron, "The Revolution Will Not Be Televised"

The revolution will not be a re-run brothers.

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The Genius of Lincoln at Gettysburg

The Gettysburg Address is a revolution in three paragraphs.

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PODCAST: James Baldwin: These Innocent People

Writer James Baldwin explained how white Americans could be so blind about race in American, refusing to see anything that denigrates from the idealism of their traditional understanding of the greatness of the nation.

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BEST OF HISTORY DOJO: Seven Plots To Kill Castro, Part Two

The CIA tried to dose Fidel Castro with LSD. Way trippy, man!

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PODCAST: The Trial Of Susan B. Anthony

In this Podcast you will hear about the trial of Susan B. Anthony for illegally voting. Read the original post:…

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Posted in African AMerican History Black Codes Ida B. Wells Lynching Uncategorized US History White Privledge

Fake News! What You Refuse to See Is The Most Dangerous Truth

The denial of truth about race in American history is an enduring truth about the American national character. Ida B. Wells warned us about this fatal flaw.

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The Lesson We Can All Learn From The Trial of Susan B. Anthony

The Ideal of Equality The ideal of equality is one of the founding principles of the United States. The ideal…

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What You Need To Know About Mob Violence In American History

The Rise of Mob Violence in the United States Has A Dark Tradition in History

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PODCAST: Leadership Lessons From Ronald Reagan

The famous actor-turned-president is often seen with rosy revisionist history. In fact his leadership during the Iranian Hostage Crisis is a lesson in what not to do as a leader.