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Category: black history
Black History “Erryday”: Happy Birthday Fannie Lou Hamer (R.I.P.)
She coined the term “Mississippi appendectomy” for the involuntary sterilization of black women (including herself) to reduce the population.
Black History “Erryday”: Happy 60th Birthday Neil deGrasse Tyson
Awarded the NASA Distinguished Public Service Medal, the highest civil honor bestowed by NASA.
Black History “Erryday”: Happy 77th Birthday Elizabeth Eckford
by Kiki Elizabeth Eckford 10/4/41Little Rock, AR As one of the “Little Rock Nine” she and eight other students in … More
Black History ‘Erryday’: Happy 64th Birthday Rev. Al Sharpton
On behalf of Arise 2.0 Happy Birthday Rev. I’m honored to call you one of my most esteemed mentors, Sir!
Black History ‘Erryday’: Happy 83rd Birthday Johnny Mathis #WeAreEverywhere
Johnny Carson said “Johnny Mathis is the best ballad singer in the world.”
Happy 79th Birthday Rudolph Walker
In 1970 he became the first black actor to appear in a major tv series, Love Thy Neighbor.
Happy 52nd Birthday Stephanie Wilson
second black woman in space. At 42 days she also hold the record for the most days in space by any black astronaut, male or female.
“To Kill A Mockingbird” Removed From School Reading List
To Kill A Mockingbird talks about things that will indeed make you uncomfortable–it will also make you think.