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Black History Biography of the Day
Friday, November 24, 2017

Jackie Robinson
1919-1972

Read about Jackie Robinson
With skill and courage, Jackie Robinson broke down the walls of segregation that locked black Americans out of professional sports.

Black History Review's Article of the Day

Rosa Parks and history
by Thomas Sowell

Why was Rosa Parks' bus segregated? Did market forces do that?


This Week's Featured Black History Resources

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Featured Movie

Freedom's Pen
Read about Freedom's Pen
Phillis Wheatley's life, slightly fictionalized, comes to life for young girls.
Roots
1977

Read about Roots
This is the dramatic story of one family's 4-generation struggle for freedom

Place to Visit

John Brown Memorial Park
Osawatomie, KS

Read about John Brown Memorial Park
Statues and monuments stand in honor of John Brown and the men who fought with him on the site of the Battle of Ossawotamie in Eastern Kansas.




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