Tag Archives: Black History Month

African-American History Month

A couple of weeks ago while watching a clip of “Saturday Night Live”, a segment including Leslie Jones impressed me.  She went on a rant about Black history.  Jones exclaimed, “Here’s my issue: We cram all of Black history into … Continue reading

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National Freedom Day

I wonder how many people know about or even celebrate National Freedom Day in the United States.  Because National Freedom Day commemorates a very important historical event, I’m surprised that it receives very little publicity.  For those of us who … Continue reading

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National Freedom Day

February 1, 1865 is one of the most important historical dates for the United States.  That was the day President Abraham Lincoln signed the joint Senate-House resolution that was to become the 13th Amendment to the Constitution.  By his stroke … Continue reading

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