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Video Lessons on Black History From Reconstruction to Present

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Say What?!! Video Lessons on Epistemology

There are a lot of claims circulating related to Black and Africana Studies, but how do we know what claims ...

Video Lessons on Black Politics

Browse our collection of content in Black Politics specially compiled for online students and educators of Africana Studies and Black ...

Africana Studies Course Shells

Blackboard: Introduction to Black Studies (Fully Online)Blackboard: Black Politics (Fully Online)Blackboard: Black History Through Reconstruction (Fully Online) Canvas: Black History ...

Building Black Power in a White Political Structure, Part 1: Civic Engagement…Or Not?

Building Black Power in a White Political Structure (Part 1): Civic Engagement...Or Not? Khalid Alexander and Laila Aziz discuss the ...

Dr. Shirley Weber Speaks on California’s Anti-Racial Profiling Law

[fvplayer src="https://youtu.be/xxNEYmo6ko4" splash="https://www.africanelements.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/ExternalLink_maxresdefault.jpg"] Dr. Shirley Weber Speaks on California's Anti-Racial Profiling Law Friday, December 4, 2015 Lincoln High School San ...

Guest Lecture: Elbert ”Big Man” Howard (June 7, 2015)

Guest Lecture: Elbert ''Big Man'' Howard Speaks at San Diego's Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation June 7, 2015 <iframe height="315" ...

Episode 1: What is Black Studies?

What is Black Studies? Introduction: In this episode, we look at the origins of a relatively new academic discipline. How ...

Afro-Latin History on the Spanish Frontier: Danger and Opportunity

Afro-Latin History on the Spanish Frontier: Danger and Opportunity This article explores Afro-Latin History and how life differed for African ...