During Black History Month, learn about everyday American heroes who fought against inequality. Here’s a great list of books for your child.

History books have improved a lot since my day, but I am sure they still gloss over the fact that our country was built , from its very first days, on the backs of enslaved Africans.

How do you prevent your child from internalizing the racist messages that are so prevalent in our society? Here are three simple ways…

You may know about Alice Walker, as the acclaimed author of The Color Purple. But are you aware of her other work as a poet and essayist and activist?

This is an amazing resource for parents or educators wanting to share the richness and diversity of our African-American history and experience through artistic quilts.

Actress Alfre Woodard performs a very moving piece from black abolitionist, and former slave, Sojourner Truth who delivered an impromptu speech before a gathering of feminists in Akron Ohio in 1851.

How do you make sure you are celebrating Black History in a way that values a people’s cultural contributions within a social and historical context?