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African-American history has played an integral role in the shaping of politics, economics, and culture in the United States. Growing up, how did you learn about the accomplishments and struggles of African Americans? Were you in a classroom? Reading a book? Talking with relatives or friends? How has your understanding or knowledge of African-American history changed and/or developed over time? What do you think is the most effective way to pass along this rich and growing history to future generations?
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Ramone Smith

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I was born and raised in Boston M.A. in the 60's and 70's respectively. I went to college ...

Latoya Ashley

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I loved reading about American black history as a elementary school student. It was never ...

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Taneika Blair

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My account for the Civil Rights movement came from the history books like many others. It ...

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