Noire Histoir Posts

A profile of John Lewis, an activist and politician whose pivotal role in significant moments during the Civil Rights Movement would see him recognized as one of the “Big Six” leaders despite only being in his 20s.

Black History Profile

In the July 2020 edition of Noire News I discuss the UNICEF lead exposure report, the LAPD’s expansion of the CSP, mental health support for police officers, and how distractions are undermining the Black Lives Matter Movement.

Noire News

A profile of Mary McLeod Bethune, an educator who founded part of what would become Bethune-Cookman College and an activist who served as an advisor to several presidents.

Black History Profile

Book Reviews

A profile of the Scottsboro Boys, nine Black teens who were falsely accused and convicted of rape resulting in Supreme Court rulings that set precedence for future civil rights cases.

Black History Profile