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One of the most suppressed and hidden stories of African and African American history is the story of the 1811 Slave Revolt in Louisiana. Over 500 Africans, from 50 different nations with 50 different languages, would wage a fight against U.S. troops and the territorial militias. The revolt was put down by Jan. 11. The leaders were captured, placed on trial and later executed. Their heads were cut off and placed on spikes that stretched over 60 miles. Click for story

Waters One of the most suppressed and hidden stories of African and African American history is the story of the 1811 Slave Revolt.

This Page Will Blow Your Mind

This Page Will Blow Your Mind

This is Ms. Esther Jones... doesn't she look familiar to most of us?? She was a black entertainer in the 1920's her stage name was Baby Esther and her hit song was " boop oop a doop" which cartoon character is she?

This is Ms. Esther Jones... doesn't she look familiar to most of us?? She was a black entertainer in the 1920's her stage name was Baby Esther and her hit song was " boop oop a doop" which cartoon character is she?

1964- The owner of the Monson Motel pours acid in the swimming pool to force the black children out who attempted to integrate the pool. This is the same hotel that denied entry to Martin Luther King Jr that same year. It became an important location in the St. Augustine Movement, which is a major part of the Civil Rights movement in the 60’s.

1964- The owner of the Monson Motel pours acid in the swimming pool to force the black children out who attempted to integrate the pool. This is the same hotel that denied entry to Martin Luther King Jr that same year. It became an important location in the St. Augustine Movement, which is a major part of the Civil Rights movement in the 60’s.

Hellen Williams. The first women black super model.

Hellen Williams. The first women black super model.

The state of Georgia has only ever electrocuted a single woman: African-American maid Lena Baker, put to death on March 5, 1945 for murdering her abusive employer.

The state of Georgia has only ever electrocuted a single woman: African-American maid Lena Baker, put to death on March 5, 1945 for murdering her abusive employer.

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Black history fact, at around 711 C.E. ( A.D. ) , the African Moors, introduced the common bath to Europeans. They also introduced the use of undergarments and linen wear.

Black history fact, at around 711 C.E. ( A.D. ) , the African Moors, introduced the common bath to Europeans. They also introduced the use of undergarments and linen wear.

40 Acres and a Mule Would Be at Least $6.4 Trillion Today—What the U.S. Really Owes Black America

40 Acres and a Mule Would Be at Least $6.4 Trillion Today—What the U.S. Really Owes Black America

First African American in the U.S. Space Program

First African American in the U.S. Space Program

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