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Little Known Facts About Black History

February is Black History month, which means that every year we remember the African-Americans who have made history—and made America what it is today—often with little recognition. 120 Black History facts: Fact #1: As a child Muhammad Ali was refused an autograph by...

11 Top College Scholarships for African American Students

Each year more than $3 billion in private scholarship money is awarded to help students pay for college. But that doesn’t mean winning a scholarship—especially a lucrative one—is easy. Students who do win scholarships generally apply for as many as possible,...

The ‘angry black girl’ stereotype shows just how little we are respected | Leah Sinclair | Opinion

This summer Amandla Stenberg, a 15-year-old actor, requested that we “end the angry black girl narrative”. Stenberg had been criticised for calling out Kylie Jenner’s culturally appropriated cornrows, but did not stay silent. “It’s just another attempt to undermine...

Black History Facts – HISTORY

Black History Month honors the contributions of African Americans to U.S. history. Did you know that Madam C.J. Walker was America’s first woman to become a self-made millionaire, or that George Washington Carver was able to derive nearly 300 products from the peanut?...