German Drawing of Reliquary of St Maurice  St. Maurice was an Egyptian from Thebes in Upper Egypt. His Egyptian origin is stressed by the Coptic Greek name “Maurikios”, which appears in the papyri, and is identical with the later Romanname “Mauritius”, according to G. Heuser in his Personennamen der Kopten.

German Drawing of Reliquary of St Maurice St. Maurice was an Egyptian from Thebes in Upper Egypt. His Egyptian origin is stressed by the Coptic Greek name “Maurikios”, which appears in the papyri, and is identical with the later Romanname “Mauritius”, according to G. Heuser in his Personennamen der Kopten.

Black Pearl | People of the African Diaspora | 1870 Unidentified Afro-Brazilian Woman. Photography by Alberto Henschel Pernambuco

Black Pearl | People of the African Diaspora | 1870 Unidentified Afro-Brazilian Woman. Photography by Alberto Henschel Pernambuco

A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots  - Marcus Garvey..."love this quote"

A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots - Marcus Garvey..."love this quote"

Sure didn't read about this in the history books! It was first known as the Federal Council of Negro Affairs. Mary McLeod Bethune was the director of the Division of Negro Affairs of the National Youth Administration; William H. Hastie was assistant solicitor in the Department of the Interior; and Robert C. Weaver served as a special assistant to the Administrator of the United States Housing Authority. There were over 45 council members. National Museum of American History.

Sure didn't read about this in the history books! It was first known as the Federal Council of Negro Affairs. Mary McLeod Bethune was the director of the Division of Negro Affairs of the National Youth Administration; William H. Hastie was assistant solicitor in the Department of the Interior; and Robert C. Weaver served as a special assistant to the Administrator of the United States Housing Authority. There were over 45 council members. National Museum of American History.

Etruria: The Black Etruscans, The Black Phoenicians, The Latins, The Romans

Etruria: The Black Etruscans, The Black Phoenicians, The Latins, The Romans

http://ixwa.hubpages.com/hub/The-History-And-the-Age-of-The-Moors-in-Spain-How-The-Moors-In-Spain-Helped-To-Civilize-Europe

The History And the Age of The Moors in Spain: How The Moors Civilized Europe - The History of Africa

http://ixwa.hubpages.com/hub/The-History-And-the-Age-of-The-Moors-in-Spain-How-The-Moors-In-Spain-Helped-To-Civilize-Europe

Bust of Memnon: one of the only few images of black people from Greek antiquity

Bust of Memnon: one of the only few images of black people from Greek antiquity

Belgium, Germany. The origins of every civilization is from people of color as proven, yet again, from this ancient statue.

Belgium, Germany. The origins of every civilization is from people of color as proven, yet again, from this ancient statue.

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