10 Museums in the U.S. Focused on African American History

If you know your history, then you would know where you're coming from.- Bob Marley, Buffalo Soilder...more

A Dangerous Woman

   Adah Isaacs Menken (June 15,1835 – August 10,1868) was the original global Superstar, the first media celebrity, a daredevil American performer who risked her life on stage. Her definitive biography A Dangerous Woman: The Life, Loves and Scandals of Adah Isaacs Menken 1835 – 1868 America’s Original Superstar by Michael Foster and Barbara Foster is now available in hardcover and kindle. A poet and rebel, she was known to Victorians as “The Naked Lady.”...more

Adah Menken, the Civil War sex siren, was secretly a woman of color, jewish and had 5 husbands. ...more

I Am a Woman: Ready for Truth

Several of my blogrolled bloggers have been talking about the historic unveiling of the Sojourner Truth statue at the Capitol. ...more

Black Scientists Contributions on Exhibit in Chicago, St. Louis

Black Scientists Contributions on Exhibit in Chicago, St. ...more

My black history: Little gifts

Cross-posted from What Tami Said  ...more