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Springfield offers a variety of events for Black History Month
Springfield residents will celebrate Black History Month with a variety of events in February, many of them including discussions about diversity and Springfield’s past. The Heritage Center in downtown Springfield is opening a new exhibit this month, “A Look Back at Clark County’s African-American History” that will highlight new Springfield artists. Corey Holliday, director of community ... Sat, 31 Jan 2015 21:18:17 -0800
At Super Bowl, Seahawks Quietly Writing History With African-American Quarterbacks
Twenty-seven years after Washington quarterback Doug Williams made history as the first African-American quarterback to play in a Super Bowl, the Seattle Seahawks are continuing to make history by playing in the title game for the second year in a row without a white quarterback on the roster. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 07:57:56 -0800
Legacy of Black Louisville weekend events begin
Kick off African-American History Month with a weekend of events at Celebrating the Legacy of Black Louisville. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 14:21:59 -0800
First lady defends 'American Sniper'
Michelle Obama is defending “American Sniper,” saying the film “touches on many of the emotions and experiences” of military veterans. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:58:41 -0800
Tour Guide Lived in Apartment Now Known as Evansville African American Museum
Janice Hale Works for the Evansville African American Museum, Once an Apartment, Where She Lived as a Child. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:13:14 -0800
PECO Celebrates African American History Month with Events Honoring Diversity throughout the Region
PECO is celebrating African American History Month with support of many local arts, educational and diversity events in February that commemorate those who have shaped the past and Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:44:00 -0800
Is Avon Lake’s maritime mystery no more?
AVON LAKE — The War of 1812 was a turning point in American history that has been called the Second War for Independence. A young United States was caught in the middle of a war between Britain and France, countries we continued to trade with, prior to President James Madison’s declaration of war against Britain Read More... The post Is Avon Lake’s maritime mystery no more? appeared first on ... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 03:16:34 -0800
The History Of North American Rule In One Amazing GIF
It's easy to forget how young North American... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 06:46:00 -0800
From Time: Separating Fact from Fiction in American Sniper
How true to life is Clint Eastwood's film about Navy SEAL Chris Kyle? Sun, 18 Jan 2015 10:08:40 -0800
The True Story Behind American Sniper
What's fact and what's fiction in the film about the most deadly sniper in American history Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:39:51 -0800
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Life for the early settlers of Michigan was a struggle just for survival, hostile Indians, no roads, sever winters, food shortages but through it all the pioneers created a state. Read stories of these times written by the early settler of Michigan.