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30 Signs You Went To A Black College

Malcolm X - Civil Rights Leader - Don't be in such a hurry to condemn a person because he doesn't do what you do, or think as you think. There was a time when you didn't know what you know today. -Malcolm X

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from The Zoe Report

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Allow students to voice their opinion and allow for all views to be shared within a classroom! Diversity needs to be accepted not only noticed!

Watched the Spike Lee movie after Alejandro read Alex Haley's book.

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from the Guardian

Eve Arnold's most memorable shots – in pictures

Malcolm X, Chicago, 1961 - by Eve Arnold who just passed away.

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"The sad truth is that the civil rights movement cannot be reborn until we identify the causes of black suffering, some of them self-inflicted. Why can't black leaders organize rallies around responsible sexuality, birth within marriage, parents reading to their children and students staying in school and doing homework?", Henry Louis Gates

Don't car much for Malcolm X, but I gotta say this is a pretty sweet picture I must recreate it at some point

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A promo poster for Dr. Martin Luther King to give a speech on the day of his death. A great man taken from us but his legacy lives on.

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American political activist, scholar, professor, author and nationally prominent radical of the 1960s, Angela Davis. Of well educated southern parents, she studied in the US, France and Germany, and became a leader of the Communist Party USA, and closely involved with the Black Panther Party through the Civil Rights Movement. She popularised the 'afro' hairstyle and generated pride in many African Americans, and respect for her uncompromising stance, amongst students around the world

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Rosa Parks quote: People always say that I didn't give up my seat because I was tired, but that isn't true. The only tired I was, was tired of giving in. Link to her biography on Black History: http://www.history.com/topics/black-history/rosa-parks

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