African American History

Channel Title : Stanford Views : 151723 DisLikes : 62 Published Date :2008-06-06T20:56:03Z
Lecture 1 of Clay Carsons Introduction to African-American History Course (HIST 166) concentrating on the Modern Freedom Struggle (Fall 2007). Topics in this lecture include a course introduction and W.E.B. Du Bois. Recorded September 25, 2007 at Stanford University. This course introduces the viewer to African-American history, with particular emphasis on the political thought and protest movements of the period after 1930, focusing on selected individuals who have shaped and been shaped b...!
Channel Title : University of California Television (UCTV) Views : 107499 DisLikes : 90 Published Date :2010-11-29T19:07:45Z
Author, documentarian and Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr gives a stirring address on race in the United States with a look at the genealogy and genetics in African-American history. Gates is presented by the Council of Provosts and Thurgood Marshall College at UC San Diego. [11/2010] [Show ID: 19364] Helen Edison Lecture Series ( Explore More Public Affairs & Politics on UCTV ( Public Affairs UCTV goes beyond the ...!
Channel Title : WGCU Public Media Views : 13931 DisLikes : 13 Published Date :2019-10-17T19:22:05Z
In order for African Americans to build a community in Southwest Florida they had to overcome slavery, segregation and prejudice. Because of local heroes in the early years, doors were opened for local African Americans to flourish. Now, a special group of people have untold stories to tell about endurance, motivation, determination and inspiration to teach us what life was like before the time of integration. The sunshine state has a rich and colorful history. For hundreds of years the state h...!
Channel Title : TEDx Talks Views : 335206 DisLikes : 669 Published Date :2014-04-30T04:53:46Z
Jane Landers is the Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of History at Vanderbilt University. She has written a number of works on Africans in the Atlantic World, including the award-winning monographs, Black Society in Spanish Florida and Atlantic Creoles in the Age of Revolutions. Her research has been supported by fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the American Council of Learned Societies, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the British L...!
Channel Title : SouthCarolinaETV Views : 25358 DisLikes : 29 Published Date :2017-02-20T13:23:19Z
February is African-American history month. Some may ask “Why celebrate African-American history, isn’t that American history?” Absolutely, but unfortunately for hundreds of years, much of the history related to those of African descent was either totally ignored or misrepresented. South Carolina plays a major role in this more inclusive look at American history; because for many people of African descent in the United States today, Sullivan’s Island S.C. is where their “American” hi...!
Channel Title : CBS This Morning Views : 61448 DisLikes : 36 Published Date :2016-09-12T11:54:39Z
The Smithsonians National Museum of African American History and Culture will open its doors to the public Sept. 24. CBS This Morning co-hosts Gayle King and Norah ODonnell joined the museums founding director, Lonnie Bunch, for a tour of what makes the 19th and newest Smithsonian museum such a special place....!
Channel Title : Origin Of Everything Views : 4295091 DisLikes : 13531 Published Date :2018-07-10T21:13:04Z
Viewers like you help make PBS (Thank you 😃) . Support your local PBS Member Station here: Subscribe to Origin of Everything! Why were most slaves in America from West Africa? Slavery has existed throughout history in various forms across the globe, but who became enslaved was almost always based on military conquest. So why did Europeans travel thousands of miles to enslave people from a particular geographic region? Watch the episode to...!
Channel Title : KQED Arts Views : 209216 DisLikes : 150 Published Date :2017-02-17T22:59:00Z
Episode 5 of a 10-part TV series made by Dr. Maya Angelou for KQED in 1968 called Blacks, Blues, Black!, which examines the influence of African American culture on modern American society. Includes scenes of Dr. Angelou in the studio explaining why she feels its essential to teach students a fully balanced account of African history. She states: It is important that black Americans understand today that we ... must not fall into that trap of being sub-human or super human ... We have been as go...!
Channel Title : TEDx Talks Views : 1999 DisLikes : 1 Published Date :2019-09-09T18:32:41Z
Discussing the intersectionality between sports and race, Dr. Damion Thomas demonstrates that sports matter beyond the playing field. It acts as an entry point into larger political, social, and cultural conversations. Dr. Damion Thomas is the Museum Curator of Sports for the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. He earned a Ph.D. in United States History at UCLA. Prior to joining the museum, he was an assistant professor at the University of Maryland—Colleg...!
Channel Title : VOA News Views : 107641 DisLikes : 105 Published Date :2019-08-23T16:13:11Z
On Aug. 22, the Voice of America and Norfolk State University hosted an international town hall to discuss the 400th anniversary of the first Africans landing in North America. Originally published at -!
Channel Title : Jeopardy! Views : 6311 DisLikes : 2 Published Date :2018-01-25T22:00:23Z
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Channel Title : National Geographic Views : 1138525 DisLikes : 539 Published Date :2016-10-02T23:00:38Z
By the 1920s, Oklahoma was home to some 50 African-American towns, in addition to a large and prosperous black community living in the city of Tulsa. These towns and their self-reliant middle class and affluent residents are documented by the home movies of Reverend S. S. Jones, an itinerant minister and businessman. Known and respected by the citizens of the towns whose lives he captured on film, Rev. Jones’s work offers revealing glimpses of these communities as a haven for African Americans...!
Channel Title : Al Jazeera English Views : 8925 DisLikes : 5 Published Date :2016-09-23T19:20:51Z
The US capital is getting ready for the grand opening of the new Museum of African American History and Culture. The Washington-based museum will tell the story of African Americans and their impact on the nation, from the era of slavery to Barack Obamas presidential win. Al Jazeeras Rosalind Jordan takes a look at some of the key moments through the music of the times. - Subscribe to our channel: - Follow us on Twitter: - Find us on Face...!
Channel Title : Associated Press Views : 6520 DisLikes : 29 Published Date :2020-02-28T07:10:41Z
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump met with African American supporters and hosted an African American History Month reception on Thursday at the White House. (Feb. 28) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Website: Twitter: Facebook: Google+: Instagram: ​ You can license this story thr...!
Channel Title : CBS This Morning Views : 4899 DisLikes : 28 Published Date :2020-02-19T13:43:23Z
A CBS News analysis found that what students are taught about important moments in American history, like slavery and the civil rights movement, depends on where they live and the textbooks they’re given. Jericka Duncan reports. Watch CBS This Morning HERE: Download the CBS News app on iOS HERE: Download the CBS News app on Android HERE: Like CBS This Morning on Facebook HERE: Follow CBS This Morning...!
Channel Title : Stanford Alumni Views : 2233 DisLikes : Published Date :2018-09-24T23:05:52Z
Experience the Power of Place exhibition first-hand on the L3 Community Galleries level of the Smithsonian Institution NMAAHC in Washington, D.C. Video by Erin Attkisson...!
Channel Title : CBS This Morning Views : 11101 DisLikes : 4 Published Date :2016-09-08T13:08:28Z
At the new Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, one gallery called Power of Place will explore areas in the U.S. with a distinct African-American identity. Margaret Brennan visits one of those places, Oak Bluffs, a small New England town on the island of Marthas Vineyard that has become a popular retreat and visited by people like President Obama....!
Channel Title : LIVEKellyandRyan Views : 7762 DisLikes : 6 Published Date :2016-09-27T16:00:22Z
Samuel L. Jackson talks about the opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture....!
Channel Title : Harvard University Views : 53718 DisLikes : 161 Published Date :2017-11-01T16:55:06Z
How do African Americans experience discrimination in daily life? A new poll by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health illuminates reports from African Americans who share their personal experiences with discrimination. With unprecedented documentation, the poll covers a range of areas — from police interaction, to job applications, to health care, to racial slurs. This Forum explored the poll results and their implications for a healt...!
Channel Title : VOA News Views : 156314 DisLikes : 89 Published Date :2013-08-26T20:47:30Z
Five decades ago Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. fought for racial equality in the southern United States. The landscape of the region was drastically different as African Americans were denied basic human rights and freedoms because of discriminatory local and state laws designed to keep black and whites separated. VOAs Chris Simkins gives us a snapshot of what some African American endured in a segregated South....!
Channel Title : NMAAHC Views : 84090 DisLikes : 35 Published Date :2016-09-24T22:24:44Z
On Saturday, September 24, 2016, the public witnessed the outdoor dedication ceremony of the National Museum of African American History and Culture....!
Channel Title : VOA News Views : 5223 DisLikes : 1 Published Date :2010-02-22T18:02:04Z
February is Black History Month in the United States. Its a time when Americans pay tribute to people and events that shaped the history of African Americans. Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated almost 42 years ago in Memphis, Tennessee. He was there to support striking sanitation workers who wanted higher wages and union representation. Their strike lasted more than two months and ended soon after Dr. Kings assassination. VOAs Chris Simkins reports that during Bla...!
Channel Title : NBC News Views : 1478 DisLikes : 0 Published Date :2017-05-29T17:18:56Z
Year after year, the admittedly eccentric retired school teacher Elizabeth Meader searches for more treasures and she believes its the most comprehensive collection gathered by any single individual. » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more NBC video: NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and original digital videos. Subscribe to our channel for news s...!
Channel Title : Great Museums Views : 21940 DisLikes : 7 Published Date :2010-02-15T06:44:59Z
Founded in 1961, the DuSable is one of the first African-American museums in the U.S. It follows African-American history from its beginning on the shores of Africa to a celebration of African-American achievements including those of Bessie Coleman, the nations first black female aviator; World War II Tuskegee airmen; Major Robert Lawrence, the nations first black astronaut; and Harold Washington, Chicagos first black mayor. The museum is dedicated to the collection, preservation, interpretation...!
Channel Title : The Obama White House Views : 9432 DisLikes : 37 Published Date :2012-02-22T21:19:26Z
The President speaks at the groundbreaking ceremony for the National Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall. February 22, 2012....!
Channel Title : Al Jazeera English Views : 7884 DisLikes : 28 Published Date :2016-09-24T18:05:23Z
The first national US museum devoted exclusively to African American history and culture has opened in Washington DC. President Barack Obama, his wife Michelle and former President George W. Bush were among the dignitaries in attendance. Al Jazeeras Rosiland Jordan reports from Washington. - Subscribe to our channel: - Follow us on Twitter: - Find us on Facebook: - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera....!
Channel Title : CBS News Views : 11601 DisLikes : 7 Published Date :2016-09-12T16:29:40Z
At the Smithsonians National Museum of African American History and Culture, thousands of great Americans are represented by priceless family heirlooms, donated to help the museum share their experiences. Jericka Duncan reports....!
Channel Title : C-SPAN Views : 4187 DisLikes : 2 Published Date :2017-02-23T15:38:36Z
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Channel Title : Say It Loud Views : 432261 DisLikes : 774 Published Date :2019-02-14T17:00:48Z
Throughout American history people of the African Diaspora have been called so many things...all the things...but what does it truly mean, and how does it impact or affect the way we see ourselves. Evelyn from The Internets and Azie Dungey discuss on this weeks episode of Say It Loud. SUBSCRIBE: SUPPLEMENTAL LINKS/SOURCES: The US Census on racial categories and how they define and use them:!
Channel Title : WACorrections Views : 199 DisLikes : 0 Published Date :2019-03-22T21:14:52Z
Black History Month was first celebrated in 1970. Six years later, the month was being celebrated all across the country in educational institutions and community centers when President Gerald Ford officially recognized the month. February is now commonly known as African American History Month and celebrates leaders and events in history. The women at Washington Corrections Center for Women in Gig Harbor, carried out various activities to celebrate the month in late February. The theme of this...!
Channel Title : Duke University Views : 69014 DisLikes : 46 Published Date :2012-06-29T22:49:24Z
The new book Pictures and Progress, co-edited by Duke Professor Maurice Wallace, looks at how the invention of photography was used for and against political gain for African Americans. Wallace introduces the book in an interview with Duke News video intern Thomas Leak. Learn more about the Duke University Press book here:!
Channel Title : TEDx Talks Views : 908846 DisLikes : 1602 Published Date :2018-06-13T16:01:17Z
Should white people care about the whitewashing of black history? Most people will likely answer yes to this question, if only because it sounds politically correct to do so. What will hopefully become clear is that whites have as much to lose by whitewashing black history as their African American peers. David Ikard is a Professor of African American and Diaspora Studies at Vanderbilt University. His research and teaching interests include African American Literature, black feminist criticism, ...!
Channel Title : Caterpillar Inc. Views : 1588 DisLikes : 2 Published Date :2017-02-16T19:06:47Z
NMHAAC Curator Mary Elliott discusses bringing a historic slave cabin into the museum. Experience more stories at the Caterpillar Visitors Center’s Black History Month Celebration. Go to for more....!
Channel Title : KARE 11 Views : 3039 DisLikes : 6 Published Date :2020-02-07T02:25:50Z
Throughout the month of February we will share stories highlighting issues and introduce you to people making a difference. Part of our black history coverage includes focusing on this years national theme: African Americans and the Vote. Welcome to the official YouTube channel of KARE 11 News. Subscribe to our channel for compelling and dramatic sto...!
Channel Title : YurView Views : 1250 DisLikes : 0 Published Date :2019-02-18T21:20:33Z
February we celebrated Black History Month where we paid tribute to the generations of African Americans recognition of the central role they played in the history of the United States through their contributions and achievements. Subscribe to our channel for more Arizona content:!
Channel Title : Insider Perks Views : 16935 DisLikes : 7 Published Date :2010-03-25T21:21:36Z
The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History is located in Detroit, MI. Inside youll find interactive exhibits, immersive history and powerful emotions that all come together to create the single largest museum dedicated to African American History in America. For more information visit: Insider Perks is a media company focused on producing high-quality, unbiased travel videos that you can use t...!
Channel Title : Vox Views : 1588965 DisLikes : 1316 Published Date :2017-03-01T14:17:25Z
During the great migration, around 40% of Americas black population left the rural south. Today, census data indicates a new shift underway. Subscribe to our channel! is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand whats really driving the events in the headlines. Check out to get up to speed on everything from Kurdistan to the Kim Kardashian app. Check out our full video catalog: Follow Vox on Twitter...!
Channel Title : CBS This Morning Views : 6077 DisLikes : 6 Published Date :2020-02-17T14:10:40Z
Dina Bennett, senior curator of the National Museum of African American Music, brought a few of the museum’s 1,500 artifacts to “CBS This Morning” to share a bit of their history. They include B.B. King’s custom-made blazer, Billie Holiday’s vinyl recording of “Strange Fruit,” and George Clinton’s performance robe. Watch CBS This Morning HERE: Download the CBS News app on iOS HERE: Download the CBS News app on Android HERE: https://...!
Channel Title : NASA Views : 902 DisLikes : 5 Published Date :2012-02-15T21:53:39Z
Ester Lunnon is a Contracting Officer in the Institutional Procurement Office at the Johnson Space Center....!
Channel Title : Golden State Warriors Views : 22649 DisLikes : 15 Published Date :2017-03-02T14:11:07Z
Before departing Washington D.C., Warriors players and coaches visited the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture....!
Channel Title : Associated Press Views : 39701 DisLikes : 62 Published Date :2016-09-15T01:42:56Z
More than 13 years in the making, the Smithsonians National Museum of African American History and Culture is getting ready to open, featuring more than 3,000 artifacts, including pieces of a slave ship to Muhammad Alis boxing gloves. (Sept. 14) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corn...!
Channel Title : NASA Views : 3289 DisLikes : 48 Published Date :2016-02-17T17:51:59Z
Maury Vander is currently the Chief of NASA’s Operations Division at Stennis Space Center. In this capacity, he leads a team of talented engineers who perform propulsion testing for both government and commercial entities. Vander received his bachelor of science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of New Orleans in 1989. After graduation, he went to work for Rocketdyne as a Test Engineer and after 10 years accepted an Operations Engineer position with NASA. During his career...!
Channel Title : PBS NewsHour Views : 4266 DisLikes : 5 Published Date :2012-02-23T02:02:09Z
Ground was broken Wednesday on the National Mall for the Smithsonians National Museum of African American History and Culture, set to open in 2015. Jeffrey Brown discusses the pivotal moment in the long, $500 million effort to showcase the stories and experiences of black Americans with journalist and author Isabel Wilkerson....!
Channel Title : NASA Views : 5771 DisLikes : 17 Published Date :2014-02-28T20:32:36Z
Kelvin Manning serves as associate director of NASAs Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Manning is responsible for the oversight of Kennedys institutional business and technical support functions, planning, directing and coordinating center policies on a day-to-day basis....!
Channel Title : NASA Views : 1957 DisLikes : 11 Published Date :2012-02-22T14:30:33Z
Nate Boclair, III is the manager of the Space Systems Operations Branch within the Mission Operations Laboratory of the Engineering Directorate at the Marshall Space Flight Center....!

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