Robert Smalls Was Amazing

Robert Smalls Was Amazing

Robert Smalls was amazing. He was an enslaved man who was forced to pilot the USS Planter for the Confederate Navy during the Civil War. The USS Planter was docked in Charleston, South Carolina. In the early morning hours of May 13, 1862, Smalls and a crew of fellow...
Althea Gibson Was Amazing

Althea Gibson Was Amazing

Althea Gibson was amazing. In case you didn’t know, she started out poor. In 1927 when she was born, her parents were sharecroppers on a cotton farm in South Carolina before they moved to Harlem to find economic opportunity due to the recession. Everyone knows...

Why I Like My Brown Skin…

I Like My Brown Skin Because…I Am Beautiful. I Like My Brown Skin Because…I Am A Survivor. I Like My Brown Skin Because…I Am Victorious. I Like My Brown Skin Because…I Want To Do What Is Right. I Like My Brown Skin Because…I Continue To...