Hidden histories: the first black people photographed in Britain – Eleanor Xiniwe of the African Choir, 1891.

Hidden histories: the first black people photographed in Britain – in pictures

Mrs Eleanor Xiniwe (née Ndwanya) of the African Choir, Photographed by London Stereoscopic Company studios. Between a group of young Africans singers toured Britain and North American as the ’ African Choir’. Inspired by Orpheus M.

Lost Legacy of the British Black Panthers / Photos: Neil Kenlock / The BBP's Darcus Howe. Its important for Black people to tell their own story/s, to teach their stories with empowering purpose and truth. DN PORTER  #black history # black power #black uk

The Amazing Lost Legacy of the British Black Panthers

Lost Legacy of the British Black Panthers / Photos: Neil Kenlock / The BBP's Darcus Howe. Its important for Black people to tell their own story/s, to teach their stories with empowering purpose and truth.

"Once upon a time freedom used to be life-" Mama feels strongly about people being freed.

aliilovely: “ infminor: “ so much power, emotion and meaning yet so much beauty in this image ” OMG.

"We feel albinism is pretty, we love our hair, eye color and skin tone."

11-Year-Old Twins with Albinism Are Taking the Fashion World by Storm

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., center, leads a group of civil rights workers and Selma black people in prayer on Feb. 1, 1965 in Selma, Alabama after they were arrested on charges of parading without a permit. More than 250 persons were arrested as they marched to the Dallas County courthouse as part of a voter registration drive. (AP Photo/BH)

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: His life in pictures

, center, leads a group of civil rights workers and Selma black people in prayer on Feb. 1965 in Selma, Alabama after they were arrested on charges of parading without a permit. More than 250 persons were arrested as they marc

The two things you knew to do to keep your braids on point: | 31 Hilarious Tweets Only Black People Will Understand

31 Hilarious Tweets Only Black People Will Understand

This is seriously the greatest picture to ever picture what the fuck is happening

None of this makes any sense (50 Photos)

A new civil rights movement is turning a protest cry into a political force

Person of the Year 2015 Runner-Up: Black Lives Matter

Commenting on his photography 4 the Black Panther Movement in the UK, photographer Neil Kenlock recalls “Pple were calling us all sorts of names in the streets & painting graffiti everywhere. In school, there was no black history...If you asked the teachers where black people came from, they would say: ‘Somewhere in Africa, up a tree,’ & that’s it. So w/ the Black Panther movement we had educational classes, public meeting & lectures."

'Another London' photography exhibition at Tate Britain, London

A clear and powerful piece - Talking about "racisn" is not an attack on your character. Here's the thing that all the "angry Black people know", and no "calmly debating White people" want to admit: The entire discussion of race in America centers around the protection of White feelings.

I, Racist

“ aquariusplanet: “ friendsdashboard: “ “ L’enfant noir, l’enfant blanc ont tous deux le sang rouge. Pierre Osenat ” Parfait ” likes this ♥ ” The black child, the white child.

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Mom & Daughter Do The "Afro Dance" - TOO CUTE!

I am of the belief that black women are beautiful, no matter the complexion or hair type. Here are just ten (of millions of) photos representing our natural

A descendant of kings who became the most famous black man in history: Life and legacy of Nelson Mandela, the secular saint who refused to give in to hate. Pictured at his South African home in 2010, 'triumphed as a symbol of national reconciliation between South Africa's races'

Nelson Mandela dead: A symbol of resistance

Descendant of kings, most famous black man in history, Life and Legacy of Nelson Mandela, secular saint refused to give in to hate, triumphed as national reconciliation between South Africa's races.

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Getting Started with Hobby Quadcopters and Drones: Learn about, buy and fly these amazing aerial vehicles

"Rosie" - Tim Okamura (Canadian, b. 1968), oil on canvas board, 2014 {figurative art strong female standing African-American black woman grunge painting detail drips #loveart} http://timokamura.com

Powerful Portraits Spotlight Black and Brown Women of New York

Rosie Tim Okamura Canadian b 1968 oil on canvas board 2014 {figurative art strong female standing African-American black

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