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Google Celebrates Black History Month 1

It is incredibly awesome to see an organization like Google recognize the contributions and necessity of a diverse workforce. Google is partnering with the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE),

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Black History – The Future Looks Bright [infographic] 0

Black History Month isn’t officially for a couple of months, but I wanted to get a head start on some positive news about the continual positive momentum within the African-American

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Carter G. Woodson 0

Black History Month – Day 19 Spotlight: Carter G. Woodson Carter Godwin Woodson was an African-American historian, author, journalist and the founder of the Association for the Study of African

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Tuskegee Airmen 1

Black History Month – Day 18 Spotlight: Tuskegee Airmen The Tuskegee Airmen is the popular name of a group of African American pilots who fought in World War II. Formally,

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Michael Jordan 0

Black History Month – Day 17 Spotlight: Michael Jordan You figure since I named my child after Jordan I need to have him somewhere in this Black History Month Spotlight.

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Frederick Douglass 0

Black History Month – Day 16 Spotlight: Frederick Douglass Frederick Douglass was an American social reformer, orator, writer and statesman. After escaping from slavery, he became a leader of the

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Madam C.J. Walker 4

Black History Month – Day 15 Spotlight: Madam C.J. Walker Madam C.J. Walker (December 23, 1867 – May 25, 1919), born Sarah Breedlove, was an African-American businesswoman, hair care entrepreneur

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Quincy Jones 0

Black History Month – Day 14 Spotlight: Quincy Jones Quincy Delight Jones, Jr. is synonymous with the term ‘American musician’. Born March 14, 1933, Jones is a conductor, record producer,

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Bill Cosby 3

Black History Month – Day 13 Spotlight: Bill Cosby For me, another great contributor in American history – partly due to the family relation (yes Bill Cosby is a distant

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Arsenio Hall 0

Black History Month – Day 12 Spotlight: Arsenio Hall Actor, comedian, and former talk show host Arsenio Hall just celebrated his birthday – he was born February 12, 1955. Arsenio is

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BET: Black Entertainment Television 0

Black History Month – Day 11 Spotlight: BET (Black Entertainment Television) Black Entertainment Television is a Viacom-owned cable network based in Washington, D.C. It is the most prominent television network

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Ambassador Susan E. Rice 0

Black History Month – Day 10 Spotlight: Ambassador Susan E. Rice Ambassador Susan E. Rice serves as the U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations and is a member of

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Muhammad Ali 0

I have a confession to make. If you’ve been following our efforts here on INFOtainment News, you’ll know that this, Black History Month Spotlight, is a new series for us.

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Oprah Winfrey 0

Black History Month – Day 8 Spotlight: Oprah Winfrey Here is a very complex individual – it’s extremely challenging to consolidated the life works, thus far, of someone like Oprah

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