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38 Black Celebrities Who Died in 2016

Muhammad Ali (Jan. 17, 1942  – June 3, 2016) Champion boxer Muhammad Ali, known as "The Greatest of All Time," died at age 74 of...

10 Distinguished Black Scholars That Disprove and...

The work of Black scholars Dr. John Henrik Clarke, Dr. Cheikh Anta Diop, Dr. Marimba Ani, Dr. Amos Wilson and others have actively dismantle...

Woman Proves Special Ed Teachers Wrong, Graduates...

Soon-to-be Emory Law School graduate Melonie Wright started in special education classes and was told that she would always have difficulty learning in grade...

5 Black Women Poets Everyone Should Know

Warsan Shire was born in Kenya in 1988 to Somali parents and raised in Britain. She rose to prominence when her poem For Women...

10 Facts You May Not Know About...

John Henrik Clarke: The Pan-African Scholar Dr. John Henrik Clarke was born Jan. 1, 1915, in Union Springs, Alabama. He was a professor emeritus at...

8 Brilliant Black American Scholars Who Came...

When Massachusetts-born scholar W.E.B. DuBois spoke of " the talented tenth," a term popularized by white Northern liberals, he spoke primarily of a leadership...

10 Black Scholars Who Debunked Eurocentric Propaganda

Dr. Cheikh Anta Diop Senegalese-born Cheikh Anta Diop (1923 - 1986) received his doctorate degree from the University of Paris and was a brilliant historian,...