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lacharles-ward's picture
I would like to set at the outset, that this post is from Dr. Mark Anthony Neal blog, the author of the post is Dr. Lawrence Jackson Associate professor of English and African American studies at Emory University. I am re-posting it because I thought it was a fascinating story. Well, here is the...
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Did you know that John H. Johnson, founder of Ebony magazine and the Johnson publishing empire, studied biographies of Black achievers and freedom fighters such as Booker T. Washington and Frederick Douglass? It was important to him to follow their examples as he climbed from poverty to wealth and...