Africa

From Africa To Black Power: African & African American History Class

All of our stories are connected, however most of the history of Black people in the diaspora is poorly taught or has been erased. Historian and educator Jamon Jordan teaches informative and enlightened classes on the journey of Africans and African Americans throughout history. These 10 monthly lessons will take you from the African origin of humanity to the election of Barack Obama.
The Black Scroll network’s lesson for January is Up From Slavery: The History of Black Reconstruction. Other lessons include:
A MIGHTY LONG WAY: The Great Black Migration Out of The South – February 8th, 2021, 7pm-9pm

BUILT WITH OUR HANDS: Self-Created, Self-Sufficient Communities – March 8th, 2021, 7pm-9pm

STOP TALKIN’ BOUT THE SOUTH! Segregation and the Fight Against Jim Crow – April 12th, 2021

THE FREEDOM MOVEMENT; The Civil Rights Movement from the 1900-1965 – May 10th, 2021, 7pm-9pm

CLAIMING POWER: Black Power from SNCC to Obama – June 14th, 2021, 7pm-9pm