US governor’s wife criticized for handing cotton to black students during tour

Credit to Author: ccepeda| Date: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 05:32:10 +0000

US governor's wife criticized for handing cotton to black students during tour

The complaint was made by a Virginia state employee after her 8th grade daughter, who served as a Senate Page, told her of the incident.

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School draws flak for ‘runaway slave’ game on Black History Month

Credit to Author: ccepeda| Date: Tue, 26 Feb 2019 07:23:37 +0000

School draws flak for 'slave' game

An elementary school in Virginia has earned criticism for a “runaway slave” game it conducted during Black History Month this February.

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Documentary from NFB archives a must-watch for Black History Month

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 06 Feb 2019 20:20:09 +0000

Canadian Immigrant presents National Film Board films on immigration and diversity The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) is a federal cultural agency within the portfolio of the Canadian Heritage Department. Its mission is to provide, through film, “new perspectives on Canada and the world from Canadian points of view” — and immigrant voices have […]

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11 things to know about of Black Canadian History

Credit to Author: Margaret Jetelina| Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2019 07:59:07 +0000

February is Black History Month in Canada Black History Month celebrates the achievements and contributions of Black Canadians. Here are 11 things to know about Black history in Canada. While the commemoration of Black History Month dates back to 1926 in the U.S. and unofficially in Canada shortly thereafter, it was only in December 1995 […]

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