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The “tan soldiers,” as the black press affectionately called them, were also for the most part left out of the triumphant narrative of America’s “Greatest Generation.” more
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The name Kwanzaa is derived from the phrase “matunda ya kwanza” which means “first fruits” in Swahili, the most widely spoken African language. However, Kwanzaa, the holiday, did not exist in Africa. more
Are there lessons from the snails for dealing with other invasive species? Opinion By Craig Pittman, Florida Phoenix We Floridians have so much to be proud of. Our beaches often rank at or … more
By Issac Morgan, Florida Phoenix Last year, not many people knew much about the coronavirus, let alone that it would mutate. But by now, variants of the virus causing COVID-19 are sweeping across … more
Inspiration From Staff Reports and the Orange County Regional History Center The Orange County Regional History Center is providing guests with a special Florida Highwaymen Meet & Greet on … more
The Highwaymen tells the true, untold story of how a group of young African Americans in segregated 1960s Florida elevated themselves from poverty to prominence The powerful true story of how a group … more
Stars North's powerful feature-length film about triumph over discrimination prepares for production in Florida From Stars North The true, untold story of how a group of young African Americans … more
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