Georgia E.L. Patton (1864-1900) •
How did she die so young?? Only 35 or 36 years old. - "Dr. Georgia E.L. Patton (1864-1900), Memphis,Tn: Ex- Slave & The First Licensed Black Woman Doctor in the state of Tennessee."
Here’s How Technology Wrecked The World
In this article, we take you through 7 scenarios when technology ruined the world. We discuss the year when this when happened, what triggered this, and what was the background. This is an interesting read for those of you who thing technology is a boon. Infographic by – Hudman
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Boys into Men: Raising Our African American Teenage Sons
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J. Marion Sims was a gynecologist in the 1800s who purchased Black women slaves and used them as guinea pigs for his untested surgical experiments. He repeatedly performed genital surgery on Black women WITHOUT ANESTHESIA because according to him, "Black women don't feel pain.” Despite his inhumane tests on Black women, Sims was named “the father of modern gynecology”, and his statue currently stands right outside of the New York Academy of Medicine. #FightSupremacy
Black Liverpool: The Early History of Britain's Oldest Black Community 1730-1918
Buy Black Liverpool: The Early History of Britain's Oldest Black Community 1730-1918 by Costello, Raymond Henry (ISBN: 9781873245071) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.
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Here's a little Trivia about Beyonce's "Love Drought" video scene...The picture that you see below Beyonce's photo above is about the story of "Igbo Landing" - An act of mass resistance against slavery. For those who dont know Igbo Landing is the location of a mass suicide of Igbo slaves that occurred in 1803 on St. Simons Island Georgia. As the story goes a group of Igbo slaves revolted and took control of their slave ship grounded it on an island and rather than submit to slavery…
Malcolm X's daughter on Juneteenth: 'We're in denial of the African holocaust'
Ilyasah Shabazz, daughter of civil rights activist, speaks at 17th century burial ground to remember the end of slavery in the US
Jan. 8, 1811: Louisiana’s Heroic Slave Revolt | Zinn Education Project
The German Coast Uprising was a strategic military assault against white supremacy by hundreds of enslaved Africans.