Ruby Bridges - an American hero

Ruby Bridges - an American hero. She is still around - and so are all the Conservatives who screamed and threw things at her and the other heroic CHILDREN.

Lucien Victor Alexis (1887-1981) who, while at Harvard, earned the nickname "The Negro Einstein". After serving as a First Lieutenant in the army during WWI he became principal of the only black high school in New Orleans and wrote a book about his thermoelectric theory.

Lucien Victor Alexis at Harvard, earned the nickname "The Negro Einstein". After serving as a First Lieutenant in WWI he became principal of the only black high school in New Orleans and wrote a book about his thermoelectric theory.

On June 1, 1921, the Tulsa Race Riot ends. The wealthiest African-American community in the United States, the Greenwood District (also known as “Black Wall Street”), is completely destroyed.

On June the Tulsa Race Riot ends. The wealthiest African-American community in the United States, the Greenwood District (also known as “Black Wall Street”), is completely destroyed. Funny how I never learned about this in history class. Just shameful.

Black Then | Did You Know That A Slave Was Responsible For The Inoculation Procedure Used To Treat Small Pox?

Did You Know That A Slave Was Responsible For The Inoculation Procedure Used To Treat Small Pox?

The Slave Trade — Slave Sale Advertisement — History.com Photo Galleries

"‹› An advertisement calling to attention a new shipment of slaves coming in from North Carolina." slave-sale-advertisement-P.

From the Maldives to Mauritania, some cities are engaged in a constant battle for survival against nature’s relentless forces. But which of these metropolises is closest to being overwhelmed by sea, sand or other natural threat?

What is the world's most vulnerable city?

From the Maldives to Mauritania, some cities are engaged in a constant battle for survival against nature’s relentless forces. But which of these metropolises is closest to being overwhelmed by sea, sand or other natural threat?

Pinterest
Search