Defiant Desmond Tutu led hundreds of protesters to picnic at a...

On this day in 1989, South-African anti-apartheid activist Archbishop Desmond Tutu defied orders from the apartheid government and led hundreds of protesters to picnic...

The little-known story behind Marcus Garvey’s fierce fight with WEB DuBois

Marcus Garvey is famed for being Jamaica’s first national hero who advocated for Black nationalism in Jamaica and particularly in the United States. Born on...

Why this forgotten woman could be America’s first black millionaire instead...

When African-American trailblazers are being celebrated, names like Frederick Douglass, Jackie Robinson, and Martin Luther King Jr. always come up and are revered and...