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It’s Black History Month

Black History Month is an annual celebration started by Carter G. Woodson, a historian and one of the founders of the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History (ASNLH). He initially decided that the second week of February would be “Negro History Week”. This week was chosen because it coincided with the birthday of Abraham Lincoln and Fredrick Douglas. Black History Month was first proposed by black educators and the Black United Students at Kent University in February […]

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