American Legend Aretha Franklin Laid to Rest in Epic Funeral filled with Detroiters and Dignitaries

via ap.com Today was Aretha Franklin‘s homegoing service at Greater Grace Temple in Detroit, MI. Some may have questioned why…
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HISTORY: Movement to Honor Anti-Lynching Crusader and Journalist Ida B. Wells in Chicago is Gaining Momentum, and is ‘Long Overdue’

Adapted from a story by The Washington Post’s Peter Slevin. via thelily.com Ida B. Wells, a crusading African American journalist who exposed…
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‘Black Panther’ Becomes Top-Grossing Superhero Film of All Time in U.S. with $630.9 Million in Domestic Box Office

by Lori Lakin Hutcherson (@lakinhutcherson) Director/writer Ryan Coogler‘s Black Panther, as of this weekend, has officially become the highest-grossing superhero film…
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International African American Museum in South Carolina Will Stand Where 100,000 Enslaved People Took 1st Steps on American Soil

by Manie Robinson via greenvilleonline.com CHARLESTON – A swift, cool breeze lifts off the Cooper River. It frisks through the…
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