Marcus Garvey – Black Moses – Extra History

Marcus Garvey – Black Moses – Extra History

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The YouTube video Marcus Garvey – Black Moses – Extra History by the YouTube channel Extra Credits.

Marcus Garvey is an interesting and divisive figure in civil rights history. Influenced by the writings of Booker T Washington, he pushed back against the philosophy of the NAACP and W.E.B. Du Bois. On the one hand, he was a passionate and fierce leader who unified the community and worked to fight injustice. On the other hand, he was a separatist to the core, a philosophy that led to him reaching out to the Ku Klux Klan. And that’s never the best sentence to hear. But love him or hate him, there is no denying that he was extremely influential on figures like Malcolm X.

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The Assassination Of Medgar Evers – A Hero Silenced – Extra History

The Assassination of Medgar Evers – A Hero Silenced – Extra History

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Medgar Evers was, like many who came after him, a civil rights leader who was murdered for speaking up. But while he might not be as well known as Martin Luther King Jr. or Malcolm X, he’s no less vital to the history of the civil rights movement and is especially noted for his work with the NAACP and tearing down segregation within schools. And his tragic death would expose how deep the corrupted root of racism went in the system, when his killer would not be brought to justice until 30 years later.

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I Have No Mouth And I Must Scream – The End Of The Apocalypse – Extra Sci Fi

Yesterday the YouTube channel Extra Credits had a video about a post-apocalyptic science fiction short story by Harlan Ellison called I Have No Mouth And I Must Scream, which is an amazing title, and the video was called I Have No Mouth And I Must Scream – The End Of The Apocalypse – Extra Sci Fi:

The title of that short story caught my attention immediately, there is something about it that I find pretty amazing and poetic and symbolic et cetera, and now I want to read this short story one day.

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