Each Black Historical past Month, we have a good time the identical forged of historic figures. He’s a civil rights chief and fanatic, whose faces we face on calendars and postage stamps. They revive every February when the nation remembers African People who’ve modified America.
They deserve all their reward. However this month we’re specializing in 28 seminary Black figures – one for every day of February – who usually don’t make historical past books.
Every profoundly modified America. Many don’t match the standard definition of a hero. Some had been evil by nature, weighed down by private demons, and misunderstood by their contemporaries.
One was a mystic, the opposite a detective who was launched as a slave, and the opposite was a superb however troubled poet “Godfather” Rap. There have been some family names. All of them had been pioneers.
That is the time to get to the reason for these American heroes.