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African-Related History


Part 2: African Diaspora 2


Part 1: African Diaspora 1

Part 2: African Diaspora 2

Part 3: African Diaspora 3

Part 4: Caribbean 1

Part 5: Caribbean 2

Part 6: Caribbean 3

Part 7: Jamaican


A Suggested Reading List:

The Measure of A Man by Sidney Poitier

"American Slavery / American Freedom" by Edmond Morgan

"White Like Me" and "Affirmative Action" by Tim Wise

"I Am Your Father Boy" by Ezra E.H. Griffith, M.D., Yale Professor of Psychiatry

"Ralph Bunche - An American Odessey" by Brian Urqhart

"The Ordeal of Integration- Progress and Resentment in America's Racial Crisis" by Orlando Patterson

"The Reckoning", "The Debt" and "What Blacks Owe To Each Other" by Randall Robinson

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

"The Mis-Education of the Negro" by Carter G. Woodson

"Savage Inequalities - Children in America's Schools" by Jonathan Kozol

"The Bluest Eye" by Toni Morrison

"Reflecting Black" by Michael Eric Dyson

"Black Politics/White Power" by Professor Yohuru Williams

"Parallel Time" by Brent Staples

"The Invisible Man" by Ralph Ellison

"Black Boy" by Richard Wright

Encourage your children to go to:

Learn more about America's Black Inventors, Black Inventions and Black Inventor Scientists


If you ask your local access cable system to air our informative programs titled "21st Century Conversations," we will send them VHS tapes or DVD.  There is no charge involved.

"21st Century Conversations" is the winner of the 2001 American Cancer Society's Sword of Hope Award and 11 other awards




Visit the web sites below for valuable health care info. for Blacks and Hispanics:

1. Black Health
Addressing the Health Care Issues of African-Americans

2. Office of Minority Health

3. Hepatitis Information

4. Diabetes Education

6. Latino Health Info
Health Sciences Library - UNC ...Latino Health Information for Health Care Providers and Patients ...

8. ICC - Hispanics / Latinos and CancerPoverty
Lack of insurance, low education, limited access to health care... Hispanics and tobacco. ...

9. Our Bodies Ourselves - Navigating the Health Care System - Women's
Their consumer network contains summaries of Cochrane Reviews written for a consumer audience as well as information to help people understand health care

Watch "21st Century Conversations" on CTV Chan. 26 on Mon. 8PM &  on Cablevision 78 - Tues. 8PM for valuable information on a wide range of topics. Knowledge is Power!

Build up your store-house. Order a "21st Century" TV program. Go to our Contact Us page at: to place an order!

"Control what people know and you will control what they do."
Take Control - get informed!  Get into action!

Check our TV Schedules page for information on other channels that carry "21st Century Conversations" TV programs.

Also, learn about the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.


Schomburg has a rich heritage. Learn more.

The New York Public Library
515 Malcolm X Boulevard

New York, NY 10037-1801




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