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Black History Month Day 12: Jane Bolin

February 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

Image Jane Bolin was the first black woman to become a judge in the US.  She was also the first black woman to earn a law degree from Yale, and the [...]

Black History Month: Claudette Colvin

February 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

Image Claudette was just 15 years old when she was hauled off to adult jail for defying Montgomery bus segregation laws.  This occurred a full nine [...]

Black History Month 2014: Robert Smalls

February 27, 2014 // 0 Comments

Image Source Robert Smalls was a slave who sailed his way to freedom after capturing a Confederate cotton steamer in Charleston S.C. during the Civil [...]
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