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Men of honor

apartheid-era stairs, South Africa. "' One day, Lily, one day. When we have freedom, you and I will go to the park.'" (p 71) said by Uncle Max

Apartheid South Africa

Actual photo of The Great King Shaka Zulu

An old century photograph of a Zulu warrior - The Zulu people, Zulu Tribe and legendary King Shaka Zulu

Racism history for African Americans in a quick picture. The picture shows what…

Racism history for African Americans in a quick picture. The picture shows what racism with African Americans has been like with simple stats.

An Infographic illustrating the African slave trade in American history. Read more on the GenealogyBank blog: “African American Slave Trade: Ships & Records for Genealogy.” http://blog.genealogybank.com/african-american-slave-trade-ships-records-for-genealogy.html

An Infographic illustrating the African slave trade in American history. “African American Slave Trade: Ships & Records for Genealogy.

Wealth Stolen From African-Americans Graphic

Slavery made America wealthy, and racist policies since have blocked African American wealth-building. Can we calculate the economic damage?

African American Inventors

I didn't know there were so many things invented by black people, especially when slavery was still so present in our society, I'm surprised that they were still given the recognition.

Worse than history being forever altered, are the words used to forever alter perceptions imbrued in stereotypical fears.

The Greek Medusa, as we know her, was derived from an actual African Goddess that had the same characteristics. The ledgend always speaks of yhe beauty of her face but transformed her lovely locs into snakes.

And Still I Rise by Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou was a very exceptional and successful African American female. This is one of many of her famous poems "And Still I Rise". The website gives a good view on how others viewed Ms.

The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro. A speech given by Frederick Douglass at Rochester, New York on July 5, 1852 and still rings true in 2017.

The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro. A speech given by Frederick Douglass at Rochester, New York on July 1852 and still rings true in Black pride, Black history, African American history.

History, this is FANTASTIC i wish i could hang this on my wall, what an amazing reminder of just how short black history is, and how far we have to go

Created in a snapshot of the entire system of racism. Racism history for African Americans in a quick picture. The picture shows what racism with African Americans has been like with simple stats.

"And immediately behind him came a multitude of people from all parts so that the streets and house-roofs were black with natives..." Hernando Cortes, Five Letters of Cortes to the Emperor

Mind Blown "And immediately behind him came a multitude of people from all parts so that the streets and house-roofs were black with natives." Hernando Cortes, Five Letters of Cortes to the Emperor

The African Knight Saint Maurice:  16th century German painting showing a black African in European Armour that served as a model for the painting of Saint Maurice.

The African Knight Saint Maurice - century German painting showing a black African in European Armour that served as a model for the painting of Saint Maurice. He was the patron saint of several professions, cities, and kingdoms in Europe.