Daily Archives: February 16, 2013

Video | Robert Scates, Hyde Park High Academy Student Speaks On Connecting With President Obama & Community

President Barack Obama Participates in Youth Guidance’s ‘B.A.M. – Sports Edition’ Program at Hyde Park Academy Robert Scates is a senior at Hyde Park Academy and a member of the BAM (Becoming a Man) organization there. Robert shares his insights … Continue reading

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African American History | Mary McLeod Bethune| First African American female federal agency head

Mary Jane McLeod Bethune (July 10, 1875 – May 18, 1955) was an American educator and civil rights leader best known for starting a school for African-American students in Daytona Beach, Florida, that eventually became Bethune-Cookman University and for being … Continue reading

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Serendipity SOUL | Saturday Open Thread

Happy Saturday! Favorite clips from the classic Black western “POSSE”

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