Profile March 7, 1965 Notable: Event Nation: America Media YouTube Video Podcast Show Notes A march was organized to protest the fatal shooting of Jimmy Lee Jackson who was killed…
Category: Historical Profile
A profile of Edward Blyden who is considered the “father of Pan-Africanism”, served as a Liberian ambassador, and openly challenged the idea of Black inferiority.
A profile of Septima Poinsette Clark who spent 30 years of her life as a teacher and 50 years participating in a variety of racial, education, and social equality initiatives.
A profile of Queen Nzinga, ruler of the Ndongo and Matamba Kingdoms (modern-day Angola) who resisted Portuguese colonization and slave trading.