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Africville, a small Black community, lay within the city limits of Halifax, Nova Scotia. In the 1960s, the families who lived there were uprooted and their homes demolished in the name of urban renewal and integration.

MY BROOKLYN Dirs. Kelly Anderson & Allison Lirish Dean, is a documentary about Director Kelly Anderson’s personal journey, as a Brooklyn “gentrifier,” to understand the forces…

Called Refugee Negroes, 3,600 runaways from Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, Louisiana, and Georgia, who had walked to the British lines to obtain their freedom, were evacuated from the United States during the War of 1812. About two thousand were sent to Nova Scotia and seven hundred to Trinidad. Only ninety-five migrated to the West Indian island. Today, the majority of the Nova Scotians of African origin trace their ancestry back to the Refugee Negroes.

Called Refugee Negroes, 3,600 runaways from Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, Louisiana, and Georgia, who had walked to the British lines to obtain their freedom, were evacuated from the United States during the War of 1812. About two thousand were sent to Nova Scotia and seven hundred to Trinidad. Only ninety-five migrated to the West Indian island. Today, the majority of the Nova Scotians of African origin trace their ancestry back to the Refugee Negroes.

BLACK INDIANS/NATIVE have a rich history that often goes ignored, unnamed, and abused. Their history spans the Americas, and their stories are unique to the fabric of multiculturalism.

BLACK INDIANS Book By William Loren Katz, /NATIVE American have a rich history that often goes ignored, unnamed, and abused. Their history spans the Americas, and their stories are unique to the fabric of multiculturalism.

Thomas Fuller African ''slave'' And Mathematician.Thomas Fuller was an African, shipped to America as a slave in 1724. He had remarkable powers of calculation, and late in his life was discovered by antislavery campaigners who used him as a demonstration that blacks are not mentally inferior to whites.

Thomas Fuller, African slave and mathematician Thomas Fuller was an African, shipped to America as a slave in He had remarkable powers of calculation, and late in his life was discovered by.

La Mulâtresse Solitude (1772-19 November 1802), was a slave rebel and heroine of the fight against slavery in Guadeloupe. Originally a slave, she was freed by the abolition of slavery in 1794 during the French revolution. When slavery was reintroduced on Guadeloupe by Napoleon in 1802, she joined Louis Delgrès call to fight for her freedom and took part in the Battle of the 18 May 1802. She was captured and executed by hanging after being granted to wait out her pregnancy.

La Mulâtresse Solitude November was a slave rebel and heroine of the fight against slavery in Guadeloupe. Originally a slave, she was freed by the abolition of slavery in 1794 during the French revolution. When slavery was reintroduced on

The Africans Who Discovered America Thousands Of Years Before Columbus - Foreign Affairs - Nairaland

News, analysis, resources and documents that help us advance "Education for Liberation." In addition, we provide critical analysis of racism and capitalism in all their ugly forms, such as denial of a people's history and culture

Blueberry Lime Layer Cake recipe | Dessert Recipes | PBS Food

This moist blueberry lime layer cake recipe features whipped cream cheese frosting and a blueberry filling that can be splashed with gin.

Gordon Parks was the first African American photographer for LIFE magazine. A visual artist who captured the trials and joys of African Americans…He was the FIRST major African American director and is responsible for the ‘Learning Tree’ & the blaxploitation film ‘Shaft’…

Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks was an African American photographer, musician, writer and film director. He is best remembered for his photographic essays for Life magazine and as the director of the 1971 film, Shaft.