Why were black colleges&universities founded?

Answer Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) were founded to educate African Americans. Prior to the Civil War, some parts of the United States prohibited the education of black people and ... Read More »

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Why were historically black colleges founded?

Prior to the American Civil War blacks were still considered slaves. They had very limited access to any level of schooling. Obtaining a college education was nearly impossible.The End of SlaveyWh... Read More »

When were the US Marines founded?

The modern US Marine Corps traces its roots to the Revolutionary War. On November 10, 1775, the Continental Congress established the Continental Marines, according to the Global Security Website. T... Read More »

Who founded the Black Panther Party?

Huey P. Newton founded the Black Panther Party in 1966 in Watts, California, along with Bobby Seale and David Hilliard. The organization's name was originally the Black Panther Party for Self Defen... Read More »

Why were North& South Carolina founded?

North and South Carolina were originally part of the same English colony in North America. They were part of the larger European project to settle in what they called the New World.First Settlement... Read More »