This post was most recently updated on February 5th, 2019


Celebrating
Black History Month

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This month, we’re celebrating the rich history and culture of the African-American experience. We’ve got trivia to test your knowledge of Black History. We’ve got informative and entertaining articles about some eye-opening museums and historic sites that you can visit all across the country. Plus, a look at some below-the-radar places that have their unique connections to Black History … and much, much more!

The NMAAHC in Washington, DC: Spurring the Conversation on What It Is to Be Black in America

In honor of Black History Month, we’re learning all about the National Museum of African American History and Culture. From past experiences to the present, here’s a look into this Washington, DC museum.

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Do You Know Your Black History? See If You’re a Novice or a Know-It-All!

As we celebrate Black History Month, we have to ask…how much do you really know about how African-Americans have shaped U.S. history? Take this quiz and find out!

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Exploring Wakanda: Visit Countries from the Black Panther Movie

Black Panther, hit theaters and it didn’t disappoint. Now take a tour with Jessica Nabongo, to explore the places that are homes of the tribes in the film.

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MC T.R.A.C: Reflections on Life and The Black Experience

The Black experience means to have pride in one’s self, it means not to be scared to chase your dreams, it means leaving your own mark in this world through all the adversities and obstacles. “Terrence Nicholas AKA T.R.A.C”

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What I Learned at the Northwest African American Museum

Tali Love visits the Northwest African American Museum in Seattle to learn about black pioneers and everyday movers & shakers.

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Damien Escobar

From Jamaica, Queens to Juilliard. From national fame to homelessness. From despair to soulful comeback. Read about Emmy Award-winning violinist Damien Escobar’s journey to becoming boundless.

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Gloria Atanmo

Fearless, fun, energetic – Just a few words we can use to describe the lovely Gloria Atanmo, who’s putting the female black traveler on the map…literally!

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Why This African-American Family Moved to Ghana

Myra Parks and her family took a bold step into unfamiliar territory – moving to Africa from their lives in Los Angeles. This is their story.

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Erick Prince-The 3 Things My Travels Have Taught Me

Traveler & photographer Erick Prince breaks down the 3 hard truths that life on the road has taught him over the years.

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Significant Civil Rights Sites & Destinations

It was Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. who said “the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends towards justice.”

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7 Places to Visit in New Orleans

If you want to take some time to appreciate New Orleans’ rich African-American history, here are 7 significant and interesting places you should visit.

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The Lens of an African-American Traveler

Erick Prince is not just traveling the world. He’s also capturing images that tell a poignant story of what we all share in common with our fellow human beings.

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7 Restaurants that Fueled the Civil Rights Movement

This African-American History Month, we can all take a minute to remember the righteous strides taken by the Civil Rights Movement in the 50s and 60s.

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