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“MelaninPeople” – A Social Media App for the Black Community

Created by Adeyinka Adegoke, MelaninPeople is a social networking app designed to connect a range of Black and brown individuals, businesses and professionals. Nationwide — MelaninPeople is a social media app that aims to connect Black and brown people within one convenient media network. The platform connects black people worldwide to increase socio-economic awareness and Read More…

Poetry 2021 Youth In Action

FREEDOM

  Freedom is a door walking around Eating grass without a sound Freedom is a river where water flows Were fishes swim Where plants grow You look at the stars and see they’re free Like a flying bird to A little bee Freedom is not a human, it cannot be But it’s many things It’s Read More…

Education History

From slave to architect, meet the South Carolina man who built America’s biggest bridges in the 1800s

Horace King had all the odds against him as he was born into slavery on a South Carolina plantation. He, nevertheless, rose to become a prolific architect and the most respected bridge builder in west Georgia, Alabama, and northeast Mississippi from the 1830s until the 1880s. King built a number of massive bridges, industrial facilities, Read More…