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Slavery (Taino & African): Slaves were taken from Africa to America on the Atlantic slave trade/triangle. They were treated like cattle and were laid down in the ships. Each space was 5 ft. in length, 11 inches in breadth, and 3 inches in height

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Obama broke racial barriers early in his career when he was elected the first black president of the Harvard Law Review during his second year at the university.

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'We Shall Overcome' Gesture

"Once upon a time freedom used to be life-" Mama feels strongly about people being freed.

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30 Signs You Went To A Black College

Malcolm X - Civil Rights Leader - Don't be in such a hurry to condemn a person because he doesn't do what you do, or think as you think. There was a time when you didn't know what you know today. -Malcolm X

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Who says that black people cant have beautiful children? No shade to the biracial babies, but I'm sick of people saying a black man and a black woman cannot have a beautiful child. The proof is in this princess here.

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Black Arabia “Black Arab” may be a confusing concept to many people in the West, where Arabs are classified as Caucasian people. However, all uses of the word “Arab” prior to the rise of Islam in the 7th century refer specifically to people belonging to the Bedouin ethnic group.  After that and leading up to …

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