Category Black history

100th Anniversary of Hubert Harrison’s Founding of the Militant “New Negro Movement”  

100th Anniversary of Hubert Harrison’s Founding of the Militant “New Negro Movement” by Jeffrey B. Perry The modern Black liberation movement can be said to have begun with the founding of Hubert Harrison’s Liberty League, in Harlem, a century ago. The League demanded that lynching become a federal crime, and that Blacks defend themselves from racist […]

Never Forget: The Devil’s Punchbowl – 20,000 Freed Slaves Died After Being Forced Into Post Slavery Concentration Camp

https://blackmainstreet.net/never-forget-devils-punchbowl-20000-freed-slaves-died-forced-post-slavery-concentration-camp/ History has always made concentration camps to be synonymous with the atrocities of Nazi Germany. But, America has its own dirty secrets about the use of concentration camps. These camps were located in Natchez, Mississippi and were used to corral freed slaves during and after the American Civil War. As slaves were being emancipated […]

The White Man In That Photo — Counter Current News

Sometimes photographs deceive. Take this one, for example. It represents John Carlos and Tommie Smith’s rebellious gesture the day they won medals for the 200 meters at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, and it certainly deceived me for a long time. I always saw the photo as a powerful image of two barefoot… via […]

QOTD: U.S. government sullies the name of Harriet Tubman

The U.S. government sullies the name of the great freedom fighter Harriet Tubman by putting her picture on its foul currency. “Not only has her name been ruined by a dubious connection with the dollar that kept her captive, but she will share this ‘honor’ with Andrew Jackson, enslaver and Indian killer.” No Black person […]

TULSA OKLAHOMA BLACK WALL STREET RACE RIOT

Idi Amin Dada – Jews Control America & Europa & Almost Bankrupt Uganda

Black History Month On Fox News: The Video

Black History Month On Fox News: The Video Fox News “celebrated” Black History Month much the same way it“celebrates” Martin Luther King Day: by race baiting and with condescending lectures to black Americans. Media Matters boiled it down into a neat two-minute video. Watch it above for a great idea of just how black lives […]