The 1968 Olympics Black Power Salute: African American athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos raise their fists in a gesture of solidarity at the 1968 Olympic games. Australian Silver medalist Peter Norman wore an Olympic Project for Human Rights badge in support of their protest. Both Americans were expelled from the games as a result.
:::::::::::: Antique Photograph ::::::::::: Sally Bonetta Forbes, born in West Africa was captured and became a slave of the King of Dahomey at 5 years old. In June 1850, Commodore Forbes of H.M.S. Bonetta arrived in Dahomey and the King presented him with the girl as a present for Queen Victoria. She was brought back to England and Victoria and Albert paid for her education. Later when Sally was married, Queen Victoria was godmother to their first child, named Victoria in her honour.
Blacks are hebrew and its a true fact...Read your bible KJV...WHY do you think we have been murdered and struggled for so long...because we are Gods chosen people...and the world of nonbelievers against us....lewrn of who you are....This is he biggest kept secret told to man! The history books are trash dont teach your kids that junk...teach them truth!
The Slave Ship: A Human History (Paperback)Drawing on thirty years of research in maritime archives, court records, diaries, and firsthand accounts, The Slave Ship is riveting and sobering in its revelations, reconstructing in chilling detail a world nearly lost to history: the ?floating dungeons? at the forefront of the birth of African American culture.
René Maran was a #Black French journalist, and the first black writer to win the renowned French literary prize, the Prix Goncourt. Maran was born in Martinique of Guyanese parents. After a four-year stay in Gabon, Central Africa, where his father was serving in a colonial post, Maran returned in ...René Maran was a #Black French journalist, and the first black writer to win the renowned French literary prize, the Prix Goncourt. Maran was born in Martinique of Guyanese parents. After a four-year