Black History Month

 
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"A People without the knowledge of their Past History, Origin and Culture is like a Tree without roots...."        Marcus Garvey

 

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President Barack Obama became the first black president in the history of the United States on Jan. 20 - 21, 2009.   He was re-elected for a second term and took the oath of Office on Jan. 21, 2013.  Obama took the oath of office on the bible of Abraham Lincoln and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  

African American History

Black History Celebrations Theme for the year.  Since 1926, The Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History (ASALH) has established the national theme for the month long celebration. The National Theme for the celebration in the year 2014 is "Civil Rights in America."

A Timeline of Civil Rights

The Civil Rights Movement started in the Late 1940's.  The movement had various phases with the most familiar phase being that of 1955 - 1968.  Look at details from the late 1940's to the 1960's at this site.

TimelineAmericanCivilRights.php

History Timeline

A remembrance of important people and events in African-American history.

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Life of Dr. Martin Luther Kings, Jr.
I Have a Dream:   Video      Written Speech

Facts and Contributions of  African American
Discover little known achievements in Black History. 

 African Americans Contributions to History

 101 Facts African American History

Black History Timeline

Key information shared about Black History events and Leaders.

  Black History Timeline

Milestone in Black History

A chronological list of many events that shaped Black History.

  Black History Milestone