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Local organization kicks off Black History Month with art display

African American History Month events around Kern County Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published broadcast rewritten or redistributed
Patty Aguilar | 02 February, 2018, 19:52

Senior Events Manager Gabrielle Levet explained why CAB made a decision to choose this event for Black History Month.

During the team's seven home games in the month of February and at events in the community, players, team staff, fans and community partners will celebrate the accomplishments of diverse leaders in our community and around the country.

Morris said Woodson, well regarded among scholars as the author of "The Mis-Education of the Negro", realized most slaves could not read or write and their families wouldn't have saved many records, so he encouraged other black people to find whatever information they could find and send it to either him or the Library of Congress.

Music, poetry and a conversation on the history of the Black Lives Matter movement launched the start of United Black World Month at The Ohio State University.

Just outside the Memorial Union at the University of ME, a Black Lives Matter flag was raised, one of only a few campuses in the nation to do so. Black History Month kicks off tonight with the first event featuring poet Joshua Bennett at 7:00 p.m.in Albert Taylor Hall.

Now a Master of Fine Arts candidate at the University, Kipping was inspired to create the Brown paper bag test, a multi-site installation celebrating Black History Month.

Five people killed as two French army helicopters crash
Some 20 troops joined two rescue helicopters and police at the crash scene, along with local officials. More than two dozen Gazelles are stationed in Cannet des Maures, along with Fennec and Puma choppers.

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Home will also answer any questions you might have about when a certain show airs or what network it's on. To set an alarm to music , you used to have to store the song you wanted on your device.

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Other greenfield products, the Apple Watch and AirPods, have joined the Apple TV and Beats in Apple's non-iPhone line-up. Apple began making the iPhone SE in the country previous year through partner Wistron Corp., but in limited quantities.

February 25: Rev. Henry McNeil from Elizabeth Missionary Baptist Church will speak on the Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s, where we are not and what we need to be doing in the future, 4 p.m., Beulah Baptist Church. "I feel like for a little while we were kinda thinking to ourselves, 'Oh, I can't do this, I can't do that, ' but you have a whole superhero movie that's coming out". The month serves as high time to consider the history of the Black Panther Party, from its roots as a self-defense group, to the role J. Edgar Hoover and the Federal Bureau of Investigation played in killing Fred Hampton and disbanding the Party.

A move students hope will ensure change and respect for future generations attending UMaine. The black churches in my hometown of Winston-Salem, N.C. had special programs in honor of Black History Week.

In the age of the Trump administration and all it has wrought, Dr. Ravi K. Perry, an associate professor of political science at VCU who is a board member at Diversity Richmond, will lead a discussion on Tuesday, February 13 entitled, "Our Bodies are Political: Agency and Black LGBTQ Activism in the Age of Trump".

Or they may be unaware of the role Augusta and Paine played in that history.

February 26, Fannie Lou Hamer Center, 5:30 p.m. (food); 6 p.m. (talk): Charlotte Hill O'Neal, known as "Mama C", is a writer, poet, visual artist, musician, healer, longtime community activist. Hosted by the NAACP at Burgiss Theater in Trone Student Center. It sought to combat massive and frequent violence against black Americans and to enforce the 14 th and 15 th Amendments to the Constitution.

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