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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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Bahati Ansari

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My history lessons for me began with my attending Kennedy King College in Chicago, with ...

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George Geder

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When I was in junior high school, my English teacher taught us about capitalizing proper ...

Natalie Willoughby

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I remember in both grade school and middle school, the teachers at my small Catholic ...

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