Is black history month important?

Answer On One Hand: It's a Matter of PrideBlack History Month celebrates the achievements of African Americans in history, achievements its founders felt were overlooked or ignored. Over decades it develo... Read More »

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Parents- how do you explain to a 7 years old why there are black history but not white history month?

You know I wonder that myself. I appreciate what the black community has done for our country. I'm thrilled that race has been more and more seen as just skin color and nothing more. I'm glad ra... Read More »

When did negro history week become black history month?

In 1926, Dr. Carter G. Woodson, a respected black historian, founded Negro History Week to bring attention to the contributions and history of black Americans. In 1976, the Association for the Stud... Read More »

How to Recognize Young Black Men During Black History Month?

Black History Month is a time to recognize the achievements of historical African-Americans and those working in communities today. To celebrate and recognize young black men succeeding and setting... Read More »

Do we need Black History Month?

On One Hand: May Have Outlived its PurposeBlack History Month could well seem to be an outdated idea, given that a black president is in the White House. Black History Month could also be seen as a... Read More »