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Honoring Black History Month; Inspiring facts to remember throughout the year
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Honoring Black History Month; Inspiring facts to remember throughout the year

By Kelli Green In February Americans and Canadians celebrate Black History Month. In honor of that celebration here are a few interesting black history facts. During the Haitian revolution, led by Toussaint L’Overtute, the  colony of Santo Domingo (now, Dominican Republic) abolished slavery in 1801 and  on January 1, 1804, former slave and revolutionary general,...

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African American Student Organization Celebrates History and Culture

Adriana Dueck The Corsair   The African American Student Organization hosted the first student-produced Black History month event at Pensacola State College on Feb. 27.  The First Annual Black History Program featured a line-up of events ranging from poetry readings and dances to spoken word and speeches.  The spirit of the event was fueled by...