Tag: black history facts

Marcus Garvey: Black Nationalism – Fast Facts & History

May 5, 2016
Controversial crusader Marcus Garvey was determined to see African people take pride in and ownership of their race. Find out more about this legendary ...

Althea Gibson: First Black Tennis Champion – Fast Facts | History

May 5, 2016
Althea Gibson was a trailblazer in the enormously segregated sport of tennis. Find out more about her achievements and influence in this video. Explore the life ...

The Origins of the Black Panther Party: History, Facts, Goals, Platform (2006)

February 27, 2016
David Hilliard (born May 15, 1942) was a member of the Black Panther Party. He was Chief of Staff in the party. He is currently a visiting instructor at the ...