SOURCE: Diverse Education
“History, for me, is a way to talk not just about the past, but to use the past for inspiration, for information, for a lot of different things,” says Higginbotham.
SOURCE: Washington Post
Eugene Williams Sr., with support from his wife Mary Johnson, is trying to convince NBA teams and schools nationwide to play “Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing” at games or events during Black History Month.
by Erik Moshe
"We must be able to see and write about the humanity in both our heroes and villains."
SOURCE: Inside Higher ED
Howard University is investigating an alleged incident in which a white professor asked his class to engage in a mock slave auction.
SOURCE: The Hilltop
S. Omar Badsha speaks at the Howard African Studies Department's 60th anniversary about his historical work and the protests that inspired it.
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