The earliest trace of humans was found in Africa. East & South Africa is where it all began, evolving based on region, climate and diet from there. No matter what your family has evolved to today, the beginning will always be Africa. You are African.
Modern humans diverged into four major populations between 200,000 and 250,000 years ago. One of those populations is new to scientists; few traces of it remain in the DNA of living Africans.
Our ancestors migrated out of the homeland between 130,000 and 110,000 years ago,” “The first migrants ventured northeast, followed by a second wave of migrants who traveled southwest. A third population remained in the homeland until today.
Early humans first migrated out of Africa into Asia probably between 2 million and 1.8 million years ago. They entered Europe somewhat later, between 1.5 million and 1 million years. Learn more below.
Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19th that the Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas with news that the war had ended and that the enslaved were now free
Historians love to tell a story that is not reflective of truth but reflective of glorifying their own heritage. This Historian tells the truth, the truth we all have always known in our hearts.
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Let's talk about origins..
There was a world filled with people, and Africa was not conveniently close to Spain, so why were we the chosen people for enslavement? Find out now!
Stories from our voyage to freedom by way of the Underground Railroad. Big Ups to our people for finding a way out. We are still searching.
There is SO MUCH more happening than we are hip to, WAKE UP!
On June 1, 1921 a flourishing Black community in Greenwood was massacred. All based on a lie told by Sarah Page a 17 year old white elevator operator. White residents, police officers and even the military worked together to murder babies, women, men and everything we built. 300-3000 died that day and no one was EVER held accountable for it.