today in black history

November 20, 2017

Inventor Garrett Augustus Morgan receives a patent for the traffic light in 1923.


Reference Library


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African American Males and Communities

Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies

The Dellums Commission looks at the status of Black men and the communities in which they live.


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Attitudes and Behavior of Young Black Americans

University of Chicago

A unique snapshot of the attitudes and behavior of young Black Americans.


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