President John F. Kennedy and the state of Mississippi were locked in a fierce battle over civil rights.
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Celebrate the Black men and women who made history.
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By Grace Felder
He was the first Black man to hold the position, amid a long and impactful career as a soldier and statesman.
These stories of overcoming challenges and prejudices will make any reader think fondly of their school days—past, present or future.
Discover in-depth accounts about the escape routes taken by enslaved African Americans.
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A picture is worth a thousand words.
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Over 90 years after his birth, we look back on King's legacy with these vital reads.
The men who were the Harlem Hellfighters were brave, courageous, and true.
Meet extraordinary individuals; explore communities; deepen your understanding of America.
After facing racism in America, Bullard made a home in France, where he became the first African American military pilot during World War I.
The first African American female postal worker was renowned for more than her groundbreaking status.