Slavery (Taino & African): Slaves were taken from Africa to America on the Atlantic slave trade/triangle. They were treated like cattle and were laid down in the ships. Each space was 5 ft. in length, 11 inches in breadth, and 3 inches in height

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Obama broke racial barriers early in his career when he was elected the first black president of the Harvard Law Review during his second year at the university.

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A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots - Marcus Garvey..."love this quote"

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Who says that black people cant have beautiful children? No shade to the biracial babies, but I'm sick of people saying a black man and a black woman cannot have a beautiful child. The proof is in this princess here.

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From ‘Too Ugly to Adopt’ to a World Class Ballerina: Michaela DePrince’s Powerful Story

Image Credit: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/home/you/article-2878902/Into-impossible-One-girl-s-incredible-journey-war-torn-Sierra-Leone-international-ballet-stardom.html

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This Throwback Photo Shoot of Viola Davis Channeling Marilyn Monroe is Everything

Back in 2009 Viola Davis had just received an Oscar nomination for Doubt. It would be two years before her award-winning performance in The Help and five years before How To Get Away With Murder so…

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

You fro girl! http://www.shorthaircutsforblackwomen.com/mom-daughter-do-the-afro-dance-too-cute/ More

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