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Today in Black History: Dr. Betty Shabazz

Dr. Betty Shabazz, activist and wife of Malcolm X, was born in Detroit, MI, on this date in 1936. Born Betty Dean Sanders and also known as Betty X, was an American educator and civil rights advocate.   Click Here to purchase your copy of “Betty Shabazz, Surviving Malcolm X: A Journey of Strength from

 
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Today in Black History: William L. Garrison

May 24William Lloyd Garrison, publisher of the Liberator, an abolitionist newspaper, died on this date in 1879. He promoted “immediate emancipation” of slaves in the United States.  Click Here to purchase your copy of “William Lloyd Garrison and the Fight Against Slavery: Selections from The Liberator ” by William Lloyd Garrison More Black History Facts for Today go

 
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Today in Black History: Sgt. William H. Carney

May 23Sgt. William H. Carney, a leader in the 54th Massachusetts Volunteers Regiment who charged on Fort Wagner in the Civil War, received the Congressional Medal of Honor for bravery on this date in 1900. Carney became the first Black to receive this award. Click Here to purchase your copy of “Milliken’s Bend: A Civil

 
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