History

LEE ARCHER

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Lee Andrew Archer Jr., Tuskegee Airman in World War II, was born on September 6, 1919, in Yonkers, New York. His father was Lee Archer,...
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McKinley Thompson

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To commemorate Black History Month, Robb Report is publishing a four-part series highlighting Black designers, thinkers, and other creators whose pioneering work has shaped the luxury sector. This is...
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Stand Watie

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Born on December 12, 1806, near New Echota in the Cherokee Nation, East, in present Gordon County, Georgia, Stand Watie was given the Cherokee name...
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Caesar Bowlegs

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Freedman Caesar Bowlegs rose to prominence among the Seminole Indians and freedmen during the late 19th century.  Born around 1843 in the Seminole Nation (present-day...
The Word

Négritude

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Négritude was both a literary and ideological movement led by French-speaking black writers and intellectuals from France’s colonies in Africa and the Caribbean in the...