Home AFRO Black History: Preserving Our Legacy

AFRO Black History: Preserving Our Legacy

    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 Canton, Va., during a time both of upheaval and promise....

    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. Click on Continue Reading and watch his video clip. BGE...

    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 and stories during February and launch our Black History Video...

    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 continued to resonate, becoming the underpinnings of Carter G. Woodson’s...

    Unlike many online publications, afro.com delivers content that's relevant to you at no cost. Help us keep it that way by making a generous donation as low as $2.


    Donate Now

    Personal Info

    Donation Total: $2.00