An American

A Negro

two souls

two thoughts

two unreconciled strivings, two warring ideas in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder.

WEB Dubois

The Events

 
African Presence Before Columbus
African Slave Trade
AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR COLONIZING THE FREE PEOPLE OF COLOR OF THE UNITED STATES
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Voting Rights Act of 1965
Black Power
Bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church
Civil War
Dred Scott vs. Sanford
March on Washington 1963
Million Man March 1995
Slavery in the United States
Jim Crow
Black Codes in the United States
Affirmative Action
Black History Month
Black History Week
Brown vs. Board of Education
Emancipation Proclamation
Emmett Till
Plessy v. Ferguson
Racial Segragation
Rosewood Case
Sweatt v. Painter
Thirteenth Amendment
Transatlantic Slave Trade