AFRO Black History: Preserving Our Legacy

AFRO Black History: Preserving Our Legacy

The Black Panthers

  They were not only young and angry, but thought they could change the world. And in the course of 10 years, they did. Aarmed with...

Week IV — ASALH is Woodson’s Dream ‘Come True’

By Zenitha Prince Senior AFRO Correspondent Carter G. Woodson had a dream – to legitimize and establish the true place of the Black race in the...

Week III – Woodson Set Out to Re-Educate the Mis-Educated Negro

By Zenitha Prince Senior AFRO Correspondent Socrates, the renowned Greek philosopher and sage, once urged his followers to “Know thyself.” Thousands of years later, that advice...

Week II — Carter G. Woodson: An Extraordinary Man Shaped by Ordinary People

Carter G. Woodson was in many ways a self-made man, a singular man whose greatness grew out of the ordinary. As such, there are...

Week I — Carter G. Woodson: A Man Beyond His Time

Carter G. Woodson seemed born to defy the odds. The future father of Black history came into the world on Dec. 19, 1875, in New...

AFRO Black History: Preserving the Legacy 2015

Welcome AFRO's Black History: Preserving the Legacy 2015 - This year's exciting program is a new format as we share four weeks of news...

Calvin G. Butler, Jr. — BGE CEO

Calvin G. Butler, Jr., BGE CEO, shares influencers on his career that were crucial to his success as well as advice to be successful....