VERTUS WELBORN HARDIMAN (1922-2007) born March 9, 1922 in Lyles Station, Indiana, one of the earliest African American settlements in the United States At only five years old, he endured a horrific medical experiment. he and nine other Lyles Station children were subjected to excessive amounts of radiation in the name of science. The trial was misrepresented by hospital personnel as a cure for scalpel ringworm. This left him with a severe physical deformity that He hid for over seventy…
USING BLACK BABIES AS BAIT. "they would steal the babies during the course of the day, -some would be infants, some would be a yr old, some would be toddlers- they would grab these children, take them down to the swamp & leave them in pens like little ch
Ethiopian Freedom Fighters "Are ye not as children of the Ethiopians unto me, O children of Israel? saith the Lord. Have not I brought up Israel out of land of Egypt? and the Philistines from Captor, and the Syrians from Kir?
During the famine those who could scrape together money for passage left for America in search of a better life. Some Americans resented the Irish immigrants because they were Roman Catholics and because they were willing to work for very low wages.
Standing as one of the most-heinous, race-motivated crimes in America’s history, the kidnapping & savage lynching of Emmett Till in Mississippi. Considered a transformative moment in the African-American Civil Rights Movement, Till’s death sho