Children are NOT born racists.

Children are not born racists. It is a learned behavior from parents, relatives, friends, (Heaven forbid teachers) and others who have misinformation about African Americans. Providing children with a more positive image of African Americans and information regarding their numerous contributions to American/U.S. history will allow them to make their own judgements about African Americans […] Continue Reading…

Manuscript Done!!! Yeah!

So, now I need a couple third or fourth grade teachers or principals to be Beta Readers and provide a review. Any suggestions? It’s important, at least for me and my project, to provide teachers with content and to show them that incorporating Black History into their present curriculum isn’t difficult. I want to share […] Continue Reading…

Black History IS American/US History!

Black history IS American History.  Period. The argument is old, so let it go. Kinda like the Trump thing.  It is what it is, let it go. So, what’s the problem? Same old thing really. African Americans get two months out of the year to focus on their history. Old news. Teachers aren’t teaching Black […] Continue Reading…

Black History – Kentucky Derby

So, today I’ll keep it simple and just give you a “did you know”. Did you know that the first jockey to win the very first Kentucky Derby on May 17, 1875 was an African American man, Oliver Lewis. His time of two minutes 37.75 seconds also set an American record over the mile and […] Continue Reading…

No Black People in the world…

So, I’m lying in bed thinking – that really is a pretty profound statement…No Black people in the world. And I think, wow – no Black people really means there would be no people. Yep – No people. So, I thought I would get this out of the way. I saw a documentary either on […] Continue Reading…

Black History is American History

Black history IS American History.  Period. The argument is old, so let it go.  Kinda like the Trump thing.  It is what it is, let it go. So, what’s the problem? Same old thing really. Black folks get two months out of the year to focus on their history. Old news. 

Hey there

My first post!  Yeah!  So, where do we start? First, let me say that I’ve done as much research as I can to ensure that the information provided in the books are correct.  Needless to say, if you find that I’ve made an error, please do not hesitate to let me know. I hope that […] Continue Reading…