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Harriet Tubman became famous as a "conductor" on the Underground Railroad during the turbulent 1850s. Born a slave on Maryland's eastern shore, she endured the harsh existence of a field hand, including brutal beatings. In 1849 she fled slavery, despite a bounty on her head, she returned to the South at least 19 times to lead her family & hundreds of other slaves to freedom via the Underground Railroad. Tubman also served as a scout, spy and nurse during the Civil War. #tubman

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A little Trivia about Beyonce's "Love Drought" video scene... The picture seen below Beyonce's photo is about the "Igbo Landing" story - An act of mass resistance against slavery. Igbo Landing is the location of a mass suicide of Igbo slaves that occurred in 1803 on St. Simons Island, GA. A group of Igbo slaves revolted, took control of their slave ship, grounded it on an island, & rather than submit to slavery, proceeded to march into the water while singing in Igbo, drowning themselves…

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I cringe when some teachers only cover slavery (slave trade, plantations, etc.)! The students already know that people of color in America were held in bondage! Teach more! Help raise self awareness and support self love! Black History

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from VICE

America's First Slavery Museum Shifts the Focus from Masters to Slaves

America's first slavery museum shifts is focus from the masters to the slaves. The Whitney Plantation in Wallace, Louisiana.

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from Irish Election Literature

Remember This? -“No Irish, No Blacks, No Dogs” – Vote No to the Citizenship Referendum Poster

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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

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

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The Devils love making mockery of us...soon some black devil will have this on,because a negro will do anything for money.In their sick mind Master is right.

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