Picturing Black History

Photographs and stories that changed the world

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Lesson Plans

Free, open-source lesson plans, created by teachers for teachers.

Black Americans and Education

How did African Americans protest the laws that prevented their formal education at mainstream white institutions and intended to prove their inferiority in the time period before the 1950s?

Black Communism

How did the American Communist Party collaborate with Black Activists to fight for economic and social justice during the 1930’s?