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This video is an explanation of the death Emmett Till

Emmett Louis Till, was a 14-year-old African American who was lynched in Mississippi in 1955, after being accused of offending a white woman in her family's grocery store. The brutality of his murder and the fact that his killers were acquitted…

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This video is an explanation of the death Emmett Till and the fight for justice for Mamie Till Mobley

Mamie Elizabeth Till-Mobley was an American educator who was forced in to life as an activist, after her son Emmett Till was murdered in Mississippi on August 28, 1955.
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An Explanation of the life of Jim Beckwourth

James Pierson Beckwourth was an American mountain man, fur trader, and explorer.

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Dec. 19, 2021

Where is Lloyd Gaines?

Lloyd Lionel Gaines was the plaintiff in Gaines v. Canada, one of the most important early court cases in the 20th-century U.S. civil rights movement, later he would go missing never to be seen again.

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Crawford Goldsby was a 19th-century American outlaw, known by the alias Cherokee Bill.

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This is an explanation of the sociological study of African Americans by W.E.B Du Bois.

The Philadelphia Negro is a sociological study of African Americans in Philadelphia written by W. E. B. Du Bois. Commissioned by the University of Pennsylvania and published in 1899 with the intent of identify…

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An explanation of the Life of Bass Reeves

In the Netflix movie, The Harder They Fall, The Nat love gang finds an unlikely ally in the U.S. deputy marshal Bass Reeves who is played by Delroy Lindo, who helps him hunt down Rufus Buck. The real Bass Reeves very similar to his movie counterpart, He th…

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Quick explanation of the Gaines v Canada Case and the missing Lloyd Gaines.

December 12th, 1938, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that states providing a school to white students must provide in-state education to African Americans as well. The decision came after the Law School at the University of M…

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An explanation of the life of Cathay Williams

Cathey "Cuffee" Williams is played by Danielle Deadwyler, Cathay Williams was an African-American woman who enlisted in the United States Army under the pseudonym William Cathay. She was the first Black woman to enlist in the united states army althoug…

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This video is an explanation of the life of Cherokee Bill


Cherokee Bill portrayed in the film by Lakeith Stanfield, did not run in Rufus Buck’s gang as he did in The Harder They Fall, Although, he was a feared criminal in his own right. He was born Crawford Goldsby and was responsible for several…

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An Explanation of the life of Bill Pickett

Bill Pickett was one of the first great rodeo cowboys. he was also a Wild West show performer and actor and is credited with inventing the sport of bulldogging. In 1989, Pickett was inducted into the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame.

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An Explanation of the life of Nat Love

In the Netflix Movie "The Harder They Fall", One of the Major Characters in The Harder they fall is Nat Love, played by Jonathan Majors. Majors’ Nate Love engages seeks revenge on a man who killed his parents. The real life Nat Love was an American cowboy, hi…

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An explanation of the life of Stagecoach Mary.

In the Netflix Movie "The Harder They Fall" Stagecoach Mary is played Zazie Beetz, Her Stagecoach Fields is Nat Love’s romantic interest, she owns a saloon and is a burlesque performer. The real life Mary Fields was darker skinned and at least 6 ft. a…

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This video is a explanation of the life of Rufus Buck and the Rufus Buck gang.


In the Netflix Movie "The Harder They Fall", Idris Elba’s Rufus Buck in the movie walks a path very similar to the real Rufus Buck: Rufus Buck in the movie is a lifelong criminal hardened by systemic racism. He believ…

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An explanation of the life and legend of Henry "Black Death" Johnson

Henry Johnson while on watch in the Argonne Forest in France on May 14, 1918, he fought off a German raid, killing multiple German soldiers and rescuing a fellow soldier Private Needham Roberts while experiencing 21 wounds himsel…

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An explanation of the life of Henrietta Lacks and why her HeLa cells are so important.

In 1951, a Black woman named Henrietta Lacks was diagnosed with terminal cervical cancer. While she was being treated at Johns Hopkins University, a doctor named George Gey removed cells from her cervix without…

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This video is a explanation of the resort town of the Idlewild Michigan.

Black Eden was the Town of Idlewild, Michigan, from 1912 through the mid-1960s. Idlewild had an active year-round community and was visited by black entertainers and musicians from all over the country. At its peak, it was o…

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An explanation the life of Fred Hampton and why he was hunted by the FBI.

Hampton was a young, gifted leader with a talent for organizing people who would rise to become the chairman of the Black Panther Party’s Illinois chapter but on December 4th, 1969, Fred Hampton was murdered by police durin…

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A explanation of the story and trial of the Scottsboro Boys.

Who were the Scottsboro 9 and what happened to them? The Scottsboro Boys were nine black teenagers falsely accused of raping two white women aboard a train near Scottsboro, Alabama, in 1931. The trials and repeated retrials of the Scott…

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This is an explanation of how the Black Panthers closed all of their offices outside of the bay area, ran for Major and why it ended the Black Panthers

In 1972, the BPP attempted to concentration of power in Newton’s hands. In that year, the Party decided to mount a campaign to capture the Oakland…

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This episode is a clip about how Thurgood Marshall argued the historic case of Brown vs the Board of Education.

Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka was a landmark 1954 Supreme Court case in which the justices ruled unanimously that racial segregation of children in public schools was unconstitut…

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A explanation of the history of the Black Panthers' Free Breakfast Program.

The Black Panther Party primarily organized neighborhood police patrols that took advantage of open-carry laws, but the Black Panthers alo were instrumental in bringing social programs to neglected communities. The Free Br…

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This is an explanation of how the Black Panthers officially ended and disbanded in 1982.

The Black Panther Party emerged at a time of political activism and excitement at the possibility of radical social change. While the Panthers rise was rapid and dramatic; its fall, slow and brutal. Ultimately…

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A explanation of the full history of the Negro Leagues.

this is a full video of all my episodes explaining the rise and fall of the negro leagues. Negro League Baseball got its start because of segregation. African American players found their greatest opportunities with traveling teams until 1920…

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