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 When did negro history week become black history month?

Answer 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 »
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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 »
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Who invented black history week&is known as the father of black history?

Carter G. Woodson is known as the "Father of Black History." In 1926, Woodson created Negro History Week, which was in concurrence with the birthdays of President Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Doug... Read More »
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What was the first name for Black History Month?

Carter G. Woodson established Negro History Week, now called Black History Month, in 1926, with the purpose of educating others about the significant achievements of African Americans. During this ... Read More »
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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On One Hand: May Have Outlived its PurposeBlack History Month could well seem to be an outdated idea, given that a black president is in the White House.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 »
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