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Throughout the years, our history has been miswritten or untold, it’s time for us to create our own story. Everything here will be black asf.
We, the black community, have always spoken up and demanded justice for ourselves, but we’ve always lacked adequate and consistent support from allies like our fellow Americans, political leaders, and those who hold power and influence.
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July 23rd The Detroit riot of 1967 started between African Americans and the Detroit Police Department. The riot started on July 23, 1967 and lasted five days. It is marked as the turning point for the black power movement. What Happened? The riot started when police raided an illegal drinking clubContinue reading “Today in History | July 23 | Detroit Riot of 1967”
The New Orleans Tribune, the first black daily newspaper, was published on July 21, 1864. Created by Charles Louise Roudanez.The Tribune touched on key issues that affected black people and communities, by advocating for causes like civil rights, public education, and fair wages.
July 19th In 1848 the Women’s Rights Convention was held at the Wesleyan Chapel in Seneca Falls, New York from July 19 to July 20 to address women’s suffrage. The convention was organized by five women: Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucretia Mott, Mary M’Clintock, Martha Coffin Wright and Jane Hunt. TheContinue reading “Today In History | July 19 | First Women’s Rights Convention in Seneca Falls, New York in 1848”
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Hi, I’m Heaven Charniece. I am the creator of The Black Blog and HeavieTalk Media. The year 2020 was eye opening for me to say the least. I created The Black Blog because I realized the need for US, to have a safe space for us that protects and showcases our culture, heritage and excellence.