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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....

    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 world’s history, and in so doing change the Negro’s view...

    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...

    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...

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