Category Archives: African American History

Barbra Jordan Quote

”Do not call for black power or green power. Call for brain power.” Barbara Jordan

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Fannie Lou Hamer Quote

“When I liberate myself, I liberate others. If you don’t speak out ain’t nobody going to speak out for you.” Fannie Lou Hamer

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Charles Blow Quote

“I am not advocating for a Black nationalism, but a Black regionalism-not to be apart from America but stronger within it, through consolidation and concentration. The goal is not sedition but liberty.” Charles Blow

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Amanda Gorman Quote

“For while we have our eyes on the future, History has its eyes on us.” Amanda Gorman

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Muhammad Ali Quote

“I am America. I am the part you won’t recognize. But get used to me. Black, confident, cocky; my name, not yours; my religion, not yours; my goals, my own; get used to me.” Muhammad Ali

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BARACK OBAMA’S PRESIDENTIAL VICTORY SPEECH (11/4/08)

If there is anyone out there who still doubts that America is a place where all things are possible; who still wonders if the dream of our founders is alive in our time; who still questions the power of our … Continue reading

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