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Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the...

Our Children Can Soar: A celebration of Rosa, Barack and the Pioneers of Change, is a magical, unforgettable book. Written by author and editor...

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Shackles From the Deep: Tracing the Path of a Sunken Slave...

Although Black history is important, this importance does not make certain details any easier to digest. Case-in-point: Publitzer prize-winning author and Journalist, Michael H....


Garrett Augustus Morgan

1877-1963 Inventions: Breathing Apparatus (Gas Mask) Patented October 13, 1914 Patent #1,113,675 Garrett Augustus Morgan was born in Paris, Kentucky on March 4, 1877. During his brilliant lifetime, he...

Eugene Burkins, Inventor With a Vision

Invention: Automatic Machine Gun PATENT #649,433, May 15, 1900 Meet Eugene Burkins, inventor of the “Burkins Automatic Machine-Gun.” Other than learning to read and write,...



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First African American Librarian of Congress?

President Barack Obama has just nominated Carla Hayden to be the 14th US Librarian of Congress. Her term would be 10 years and could...

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Muhammad Ali: A Champion is Born

It’s hard to believe “The Greatest” is gone. It’s even harder to believe the world...

Muhammad Ali

With the recent passing of “The Greatest”—aka, Muhammad Ali, on June 3, 2016, the world...

TIME For Kids President Obama: A Day in the Life of America’s Leader

Although President Barack Obama's time in the White House is almost over, it's never too...

Herb Kent, Radio Legend, Has Passed Away

Herb Rogers Kent, the Chicago radio icon whose voice spread across the airwaves since just...

8-Year Old Admitted to University of North Texas!

There's something to be said about putting yourself out there. That's exactly what 8-year old...