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National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. - MECCA Chapter Annual Scholarship Fashion Show/Fundraiser

The National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. - MECCA Chapter (NCBW-MECCA) will host its 5th annual scholarship, fashion fundraiser on Saturday, March 4, 2017, at...


Barack Obama: America's first African American president

President Barack Obama is the 44th president and the first African American president of the United States of America.


Natural Hair The Movie is a Gift during Black History Month

Grind Over Matter Films launches the perfect film for black history month via kickstarter. Dallas, United States – February 7, 2017 /PressCable/ — Dallas, TX – February 7 – Natural Hair The Movie is... More>>

Scholarship Opportunities for African American Students Highlighted During Black History Month

Fastweb (, the leading website for scholarship and financial aid information and a member of the Monster network, is honoring African American History Month with a focus on important scholarship... More>>

Statement - Black History Month in Canada

OTTAWA, Feb. 1, 2017 /CNW/ -The Honourable Kent Hehr, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defense, issued the following statement today on the occasion of Black History Month: More>>

2017 Black History stamp commemorates Mathieu Da Costa

17th century interpreter believed to be the first person of African descent to arrive in Canada More>>

Untold White House African American history revealed

The White House has played an integral role throughout history in advancing, hindering, or simply ignoring equal rights efforts.


Black gospel musicians tackled civil rights issues on "B" sides of vintage records

A surprisingly large number of "B" sides on old 45s of gospel songs deal with civil rights, despite the fact that the musicians' involvement might have been risky for them.


Black History Month

Americans have recognized black history annually since 1926, first as "Negro History Week" and later as "Black History Month."


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