Thursday, August 17, 2017
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Jumping the Broom: 8 Historical Facts You...

Origins Highly Debated  The origins of broom jumping are highly debated.  References to "broomstick marriages" emerged in England in the mid-to-late 18th century, always...

The African Griot: Study Finds Storytelling Is...

The future success of African-American children is tied to the deep African tradition of storytelling, and an important study just released has important implications...

The Untold Impact of African Culture on...

By Dontaira Terrell The contributions and cultural influences stemming from enslaved Africans have been greatly undermined in the American culture. Africanisms varying from traditional folklore,...

5 Religious Practices Black People Learned During...

Today, many Black people use a white image to depict Jesus. Africans who practiced Christianity before slavery used Black images historically to describe their...