In recognition of Black History Month, Transformation Publications will present poems, essays, and other artistic creations by Black artists, musicians, and writers.
Ralph Ellison (March 1, 1913– April 16, 1994)
I am not ashamed of my grandparents for having been slaves. I am only ashamed of myself for having at one time being ashamed.
Photo Credit: The first and most identifiable image of the 18th century abolitionist movement was a kneeling African man. Source Credit here.
On This Day, February 13, 1960, Black college students begin a series of lunch counter sit-ins in Nashville, Tennessee.