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Happy Memorial Day

Something else Black people gave to America. Just a reminder Memorial Day was started in South Carolina by African Americans pic.twitter.com/qx7LvJtQIM — Black-Owned SC (@blackownedsc) May 25, 2023 Today, Vice President Harris delivered a historic commencement address at West Point … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Happy Memorial Day

HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY! Memorial Day, AKA Decoration Day, was originally started by freedmen. The History Channel & many other credible historians have confirmed that the popular holiday, in fact, initially an event held by newly liberated Blacks in Charleston, SCReceipts … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Happy Memorial Day

Happy Memorial Day. As we remember those who gave the ultimate sacrifice. On #MemorialDay, let’s remember that Black Americans served and sacrificed on the basis of what the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. called “a promissory note” for equality & … Continue reading

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