#WomensHistoryMonth: Sojourner Truth Was A Trailblazer in Abolitionism and Women’s Rights

Born Isabella Baumfree in 1797, Sojourner Truth defied the limitations imposed by her time to emerge as a formidable force in the fight against slavery and for women’s rights in the United States. Her narrative is one of resilience, bravery, and an unyielding dedication to fairness, leaving an enduring imprint on American history. Early Life […]

A New Museum In Jacksonville Honors One Of The First Studios To Create Black Films

A new museum based in Jacksonville, Florida is dedicated to highlighting the significant contributions of Black actors in the history of film.  In the early 1900s, Jacksonville was known as the “Winter Film Capital of the World” because film studios searched for locations that could accommodate their winter operations outside of the harsh conditions of […]

Podcast: “James Baldwin: The Magpie Years” Is A Journey Through Baldwin’s Days As A Teenage Prodigy In NYC

James Baldwin: The Magpie Years, 1940-1942 is a newly released podcast that takes listeners through James Baldwin’s early days as a teenage prodigy at NYC’s renowned DeWitt Clinton High School. The Magpie was a journal created by students, including Baldwin, at DeWitt Clinton High School in the Bronx. It offered a portrait of New York […]

BlackFacts: Ken Granderson’s Ongoing Mission To Preserve Black History Through Utilizing Technology

Ken Granderson, the CEO of, recently spoke at this year’s FUTURE:ADY Conference in Harlem, an annual event that prepares and strengthens future ready communities through technology and innovation. Founded in 1997 by MIT alumnus Granderson, BlackFacts became the world’s first Black history search engine. 25 years later, the monumental website now houses over 700,000 […]

These Historic African American Sites Are Receiving Preservation Grants

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — This is a list of historic sites receiving grants from the African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund, an effort by the National Trust for Historic Preservation: — African Meeting House and Abiel Smith School (Museum of African American History) – Boston, Massachusetts. The oldest extant black church in America was built […]

Black History Storyteller Carolyn Evans Performs As Sojourner Truth And Harriet Tubman On JARO’s Podcast

Carolyn Evans, a professional Black history storyteller and actress, is bridging the gap between generations by continuing the tradition of storytelling. Growing up in New York, Evans discovered her love for storytelling as a young girl, when she would entertain her family with songs, stories, and dancing. As a young adult, she was granted opportunities […]

These Vibrant Posters Celebrate Women Role Models And Innovators In STEM

  Medium’s Nevertheless podcast, which is now approaching the end of its second season, celebrates various women who are revolutionizing teaching and learning through technology. As part of their podcast episode discussing essential role models in STEM, Nevertheless commissioned female illustrators from across the globe to design posters of eight women innovators in STEM, and […]

#BlackHistoryNow: Marsai Martin Becomes The Youngest Person To Sign A First-Look Deal With Universal

At only fourteen, Marsai Martin just made history as the youngest person ever to sign a first-look deal with Universal Studios. The Black-ish actress has commendable ambitions, and recently became Hollywood’s youngest executive producer with her upcoming movie Little. This exciting new deal with Universal will allow Martin to create original content under her Genius […]

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