black history month
Feb 28, 2014
Micheaux incorporated African Americans from casting to funding to production
Feb 27, 2014
Walker was a bank president, newspaper editor, and fraternal leader.
Feb 26, 2014
Jackie Ormes used cartoons to talk about the social and environmental issues that mattered to the black community. So why has she been forgotten?
Feb 25, 2014
Thomas Jennings was the first African American to receive a U.S. patent, 44 years before slavery ended.
Feb 21, 2014
After Fred Jones lost a truckload of overheated chickens, he invented the refrigerated truck. Jones was self-taught, but took out 60 patents in his lifetime.
Feb 10, 2014
With buying power up, black consumers are a new target for specialty products