Is black history month relevant?

Answer Although every president in the past 30 years has endorsed Black History Month, many Americans still believe that Black History Month is unnecessary and unfairly emphasizes the history of just one ... 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 »

Who was the founder of Black History Month?

Dr. Carter G. Woodson, born to parents who were former slaves, established Negro History Week in 1926 to correspond to the birthdays of Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln. As a child, Woodson w... Read More »