7 racial justice activists talk about the evolution of Black History Month
If there’s one thing racial justice activists want you to know about black history, it’s that black history is far from over.
We’re all encouraged to recognize the struggles and strides of the black community through the celebration of Black History Month. Yet, too often, that celebration starts and stops with the Civil Rights Movement, a few notable names and not much nuance
But racial justice activists are pushing against the idea that black history isn’t currently in the making, referencing the powerful movements happening in our current society — like Black Lives Matter activism — as powerful proof Read more…