At Last: President Obama Dedicates New Black History Museum on the National Mall
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At Last: President Obama Dedicates New Black History Museum on the National Mall

By D. Kevin McNeir (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The idea of erecting a museum that would…

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Curator and Researcher Mary Elliott Shares Insight into New Black History Museum
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Curator and Researcher Mary Elliott Shares Insight into New Black History Museum

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) In less than two weeks, visitors to the…

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Meet the Five Grand Opening Sponsors of the New Black History Museum
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Meet the Five Grand Opening Sponsors of the New Black History Museum

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Bank of America, Kaiser Permanente, Prudential Financial Inc.,…

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Donors, Sponsors Generously Support African-American History Museum
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Donors, Sponsors Generously Support African-American History Museum

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA News Wire Contributor) Sponsorships and donations have been pouring into…

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Rio Olympics: Simone Manuel Makes History in the Pool
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Rio Olympics: Simone Manuel Makes History in the Pool

[NYTIMES.COM] RIO DE JANEIRO — Simone Manuel managed to make history and break a record,…

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Five Facts You Need to Know about the Buffalo Soldiers
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Five Facts You Need to Know about the Buffalo Soldiers

1. In 1866, through an act of Congress, legislation was adopted to create six all…

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Muhammad Ali, ‘The Greatest,’ Dies at 74
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Muhammad Ali, ‘The Greatest,’ Dies at 74

[WASHINGTONINFORMER.COM] Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74, according to a…

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Former Deputy White House Counsel Cassandra Butts Dies at 50
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Former Deputy White House Counsel Cassandra Butts Dies at 50

[THEROOT.COM] Cassandra Quin Butts, the former Deputy White House Counsel and nominee to the Ambassadorship…

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The Essence of the New Black History Museum Is the True American Story
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The Essence of the New Black History Museum Is the True American Story

By Freddie Allen (NNPA News Wire National News Editor) When the National Museum of African…

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Rep. John Lewis’ Graphic Novel to be Taught in New York City Public Schools
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Rep. John Lewis’ Graphic Novel to be Taught in New York City Public Schools

By Lauren Victoria Burke (NNPA News Wire Contributor) In August 2013, Georgia Congressman and civil…

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