What He Really Wants on Valentine’s Day

What He Really Wants on Valentine's Day

Valentines day has traditionally been filled with cliché  moments such as reservations at expensive restaurants and buying the holiday gift you forgot to get six weeks ago.  If you and your man are tired of recycling the same boring gestures,… Continue Reading

February 6, 1820: The Mayflower of Liberia leaves New York

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On February 6, 1820 the Mayflower of Liberia set sail. This was the first organized Black emigration back to Africa. It began when 86 free Blacks left New York Harbor aboard the ship the Elizabeth, which was called the Mayflower… Continue Reading

Feb 5th 1994: Beckwith Convicted of Murdering Medgar Evers

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On February 5, 1994, avowed White supremacist Byron de la Beckwith is convicted of Medgar Evers‘ murder, more than thirty years after he was shot in the back from an apparent ambush. The movie ‘Ghosts of Mississippi’ details the 1994… Continue Reading